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Gate in Walled Garden South West of Dorfold Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0683 / 53°4'5"N

Longitude: -2.5456 / 2°32'44"W

OS Eastings: 363536

OS Northings: 352474

OS Grid: SJ635524

Mapcode National: GBR 7S.BL56

Mapcode Global: WH9B9.V4ZM

Plus Code: 9C5V3F93+8P

Entry Name: Gate in Walled Garden South West of Dorfold Hall

Listing Date: 4 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56925

ID on this website: 101330151

Location: Acton, Cheshire East, Cheshire, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Acton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Acton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Gate in walled garden
south-west of Dorfold
- Hall

Gate and piers giving access to the walled garden from the Hall, circa
1824. Stone dressed brickwork and wrought iron gate. High standing
flush stone dressed square piers with moulded plinths and moulded
projecting caps supporting stone eagles. The opening has a single
wide tall gate flanked by tall narrow metal infill panels: these have
a serpentine zig-zag motif but the basic gate design is of square bars
with spears to top rail and dog-bar. The overthrow has the Tollemache
fret device flanked by scrolls and with a cross finial based on spears
and scrolls.

Listing NGR: SJ6353652474

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