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Latitude: 51.1059 / 51°6'21"N
Longitude: -2.3175 / 2°19'2"W
OS Eastings: 377867
OS Northings: 134117
OS Grid: ST778341
Mapcode National: GBR 0TV.NWH
Mapcode Global: VH97Z.SG6K
Entry Name: Clock Tower Gateway
Listing Date: 9 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283652
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321232
Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12
Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Upper Stour
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
STOURTON WITH GASPER HIGH STREET
ST 73 SE
6/126 Clock Tower Gateway
Gateway to Stourhead (q.v.). Late C18. Dressed limestone. Pair
of 2-storey round-fronted towers flanking pointed archway with
battlemented parapet. Each tower has two recessed chamfered
pointed leaded windows with hoodmoulds to ground floor of road
front, first floor oculi, battlemented parapets. Rear facing
house; pointed ribbed doorway with keystone and imposts to each
tower, west tower has gilded clockface to first floor, east tower
has oculus, sides facing archway have loopholes, double cast-iron
gates. Probably a 1799-1800 rebuild of a similar gatehouse that
stood on the south side of the Stable Yard (q.v.).
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Wiltshire, 1975)
Listing NGR: ST7786734117
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