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Pair of Gate Piers and Boundary Pier to Longford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8888 / 51°53'19"N

Longitude: -2.087 / 2°5'13"W

OS Eastings: 394111

OS Northings: 221145

OS Grid: SO941211

Mapcode National: GBR 2MB.F6B

Mapcode Global: VH947.SS2D

Plus Code: 9C3VVWQ7+G6

Entry Name: Pair of Gate Piers and Boundary Pier to Longford House

Listing Date: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476106

Location: Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Park

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Leckhampton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


630-1/22/925 (North side)
Pair of gate piers to Longford House
(No.123) to south-east of carriage


Pair of gate piers to carriage sweep. c1833. Ashlar over
brick, now painted and stuccoed. Square on plan with shaped
plinths, shafts have indented panels, crowning band with
frieze, cornice and pyramidal caps. Piers approx 2m high.
Forms the second set of piers to carriage sweep to Longford
House (No.123) (qv) and a unit with Pair of Gate piers and
Boundary Pier with fence between to Longford House (qv).
An integral part of a group of original piers (qqv) forming a
significant streetscape feature in The Park.

Listing NGR: SO9408921141

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

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