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Gate Piers and Screen at Main Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Warden, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0836 / 52°5'0"N

Longitude: -0.3386 / 0°20'19"W

OS Eastings: 513936

OS Northings: 244104

OS Grid: TL139441

Mapcode National: GBR H47.C69

Mapcode Global: VHGMZ.2WTL

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Screen at Main Lodge

Listing Date: 6 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1274577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414670

Location: Old Warden, Central Bedfordshire, SG18

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Old Warden

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Old Warden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


10/155 Gate piers and screen at
Main Lodge


Gate piers and screen at main entrance to Old Warden Park. Circa 1874 by
Henry Clutton for Joseph Shuttleworth. Dressed limestone. 4 piers, with
chamfered angles, moulded tops , and ball finials with strapwork decoration.
2 main gate piers are larger, with more elaborate mouldings to top, including
foliate frieze, ball frieze and miniature embattled parapet. These 2 main
piers are topped by spherical wrought iron and glass lamps. Upper part of
screen has square-headed arcading and moulded coping. Gates are C20.

Listing NGR: TL1393644104

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

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