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West Gate to Charlecote Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlecote, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.202 / 52°12'7"N

Longitude: -1.6336 / 1°38'1"W

OS Eastings: 425136

OS Northings: 256039

OS Grid: SP251560

Mapcode National: GBR 5N1.V3C

Mapcode Global: VHBXV.MXQ9

Entry Name: West Gate to Charlecote Park

Listing Date: 18 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1381821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482185

Location: Charlecote, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Charlecote

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Charlecote St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


CHARLECOTE

SP2556 B 4086, Charlecote Park
1901-1/10/34 (North side)
18/03/97 West gate to Charlecote Park

GV II

Gateway arch with paired gates and flanking balustrades. 1865.
By John Gibson. For Henry Spencer Lucy. Ashlar and
wrought-iron.
Archway has round arch between pairs of pilasters with
enriched rustication on plinths with raised-rusticated panels;
top entablature has pulvinated frieze with diapering and
triglyphs over pilasters; blocking course with central
semicircular panel with Lucy arms; archivolt has enriched
rusticated voussoirs and large console key with fishscale and
spandrels have monograms.
Small scrolls to returns. Paired gates with decorative
finials. Balustrades have serpentine double curves on plan;
high plinth, pierced strapwork panels similar to those on
south wing at Charlecote Park (qv) between paired fluted
console-piers and moulded coping.
Property of the National Trust.
(Charlecote Park leaflet on the Deer Park: 1993-).


Listing NGR: SP2513656039

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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