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Latitude: 52.287 / 52°17'13"N
Longitude: -0.832 / 0°49'55"W
OS Eastings: 479766
OS Northings: 266075
OS Grid: SP797660
Mapcode National: GBR CX3.LG9
Mapcode Global: VHDRT.JSH4
Entry Name: Pytchley Gates
Listing Date: 2 November 1954
Last Amended: 19 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343549
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360454
Location: Overstone, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN6
Civil Parish: Overstone
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Sywell with Overstone
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
OVERSTONE SYWELL ROAD
SP7866 (South side)
16/201 Pytchley Gates
02/11/54 (Formerly listed as Gateway to
Overstone Park originally of
Pytchley Old Hall)
Archway. Early C17. Limestone ashlar. Gate arch flanked by similar pedestrian
arches each with semi-circular heads and moulded keystones. Central arch has
decorated voussoir. Fluted Doric column between arches support an entablature
the frieze of which is decorated with triglyphs and disc ornaments in the
metopes. Curved gable over and flanking scrolls over pedestrian arches. Five
obelisks on moulded plinths at centre and ends. C19 cast iron gates to each
arch. Originally located at Pytchley Old Hall, repositioned in mid C19.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.369).
Listing NGR: SP7976666075
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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