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Latitude: 53.157 / 53°9'25"N
Longitude: -2.8793 / 2°52'45"W
OS Eastings: 341301
OS Northings: 362573
OS Grid: SJ413625
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.533Y
Mapcode Global: WH88F.RX33
Entry Name: Churchyard Gates, Piers and Wing Walls
Listing Date: 2 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1330198
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55300
Location: Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH4
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Eaton and Eccleston
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 4162 ECCLESTON C.P. CHURCH ROAD
7/104 Churchyard gates, piers
and wing walls
Pair of gates, side screens, gate piers and wing walls. Gates, side
screens and piers, c.1722, ascribed to Robert and John Davies of Croes
Foel; wing walls probably 1957. Wrought iron, with stone piers and
wing walls. Ornate dog-bars; scrolled lockrail; gilded wrought
cartouche in central panel of each gate (above lockrail); decorative
panels below and above lockrail in each side screen. Overthrow with
repousse'floral and leaf patterns, carrying central shield (with
Grosvenor Arms since 1957). Scrollwork terminates in repousse leaves.
Square rusticated red sandstone piers with moulded plinths and urn
caps. Quadrant rock-faced red sandstone wing walls with flush rounded
The Duke of Westminster bought, removed and re-erected the gates and
piers on the demolition of Emral Hall in 1957. (The Davies Bros.,
Gatesmiths; Ifor Edwards; Welsh Arts Council 1977).
Listing NGR: SJ4130062573
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