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Latitude: 51.4008 / 51°24'3"N
Longitude: -1.1569 / 1°9'24"W
OS Eastings: 458748
OS Northings: 167204
OS Grid: SU587672
Mapcode National: GBR 93J.2BJ
Mapcode Global: VHCZM.W1SY
Entry Name: East Gateway and Gates to Elstree School
Listing Date: 11 December 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1319529
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39555
Location: Woolhampton, West Berkshire, RG7
County: West Berkshire
Civil Parish: Woolhampton
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Beenham Valence
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
3/49 East Gateway And Gates
11.12.79 To Elstree School
Gateway and gates. Circa 1858, probably by John Johnson. Red brick with stone
dressings in a Baroque style. Large semi-circular arch with stone impost blocks and
keystone with coat of arms above in inverted arch; flanked by a giant order of
fluted Doric pilasters with plinth full entablature and ball finials. 2 small
archways to left and right, with rusticated piers to the outside with cornices, ball
finials and large scrolled buttresses above to the central arch. One pair of
large wrought iron gates in the central arch with dog rails curved up to form
top rails; smaller gates in arches to each side. Berkshire Architectural Guide,
Betjeman and Piper, Murray, 1949, p.156.
Listing NGR: SU5874867204
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