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Gates and Gatepiers, Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Newent, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9272 / 51°55'38"N

Longitude: -2.4135 / 2°24'48"W

OS Eastings: 371663

OS Northings: 225493

OS Grid: SO716254

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.NPYJ

Mapcode Global: VH93W.3TYG

Plus Code: 9C3VWHGP+VJ

Entry Name: Gates and Gatepiers, Cemetery

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125719

Location: Newent, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Newent

Built-Up Area: Newent

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Newent St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Gates and gatepiers, Cemetery


Gates and gatepiers: 1863, by Jacques and Son. Ashlar stone and
wrought iron. Gatepiers either side double gates, single gate to
right with further pier. Main piers, chamfered top to square
plinth, corners chamfered above in 2 stages to form octagon:
moulding to top, truncated ogee capping. Gates, heavier main
frame, double bottom rails with St. Andrew's crosses between main
bars; dog bars above in addition; double centre rail with
quatrefoils between main bars, single top rail, fleur-de-lys tops
to main bars above. To right single pedestrian gate, lower, as
main gates but with single bottom rail. Pier beyond lower, forms
octagon in single stage, moulding to pointed head, in 4 serrated
stages. Forms group with chapels, (q.v.). (D.Verey,
Gloucestershire, the Vale and the Forest of Dean, 1970.)

Listing NGR: SO7166325493

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