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Latitude: 50.8163 / 50°48'58"N
Longitude: -2.3248 / 2°19'29"W
OS Eastings: 377217
OS Northings: 101911
OS Grid: ST772019
Mapcode National: GBR 0YB.M33
Mapcode Global: FRA 660Y.43Z
Entry Name: Gateway Approximately 220 Metres South of Bingham's Melcombe House
Listing Date: 21 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304806
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104872
Location: Melcombe Horsey, Dorset, Dorset, DT2
Civil Parish: Melcombe Horsey
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Melcombe Horsey St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 70 SE MELCOMBE HORSEY BINGHAM'S MELCOMBE
10/142 Gateway approximately
220 m south of
Park entrance gateway, late C18. 2 piers flanking main gateway with
smaller outer piers forming pedestrian entrances. Purbeck ashlar,
rusticated. Moulded bases and cornices. Inner piers surmounted
by carved eagles, outer piers by pineapple finials. Probably late
C19 iron gates.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 168, no 2.
Listing NGR: ST7721701911
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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