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The Gatehouse

A Grade I Listed Building in Tixall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8041 / 52°48'14"N

Longitude: -2.0324 / 2°1'56"W

OS Eastings: 397911

OS Northings: 322948

OS Grid: SJ979229

Mapcode National: GBR 28C.2ZP

Mapcode Global: WHBDV.RSC5

Entry Name: The Gatehouse

Listing Date: 15 January 1968

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444427

Location: Tixall, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST18

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Tixall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Tixall St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 92 SE 19/2B The Gatehouse

Built circa 1575 and a very stylish specimen of Elizabethan design. Ashlar
faced and retangular with octagonal ogee-domed turrets at the angles and
central. archway. 3 storeys, each decorated with an Order of columns: Doric,
Ionic and Corinthian, Balustraded parapet. The interior is gutted and
the roof almost gone. Mullioned and transomed windows.

Listing NGR: SJ9791122948

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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