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N Entrance to Gatepiers and Scree Walls to Hawarden Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawarden, Flintshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1837 / 53°11'1"N

Longitude: -3.0165 / 3°0'59"W

OS Eastings: 332168

OS Northings: 365655

OS Grid: SJ321656

Mapcode National: GBR 74.3KRB

Mapcode Global: WH88C.M7SP

Entry Name: N Entrance to Gatepiers and Scree Walls to Hawarden Castle

Listing Date: 16 November 1994

Last Amended: 16 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15059

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back on the N side of Glynne Way, opposite Moor Lane.

County: Flintshire

Community: Hawarden (Penarl√Ęg)

Community: Hawarden

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Exterior

Early C19 tripartite entrance gates, probably associated with the remodelling of the present Hawarden Castle by Thomas Cundy in 1809-10. Central gateway flanked by rusticated gate piers with moulded pediments. Similar piers flanking these, giving pedestrian access on both sides, these with moulded caps and ball finials. Adjoining these to form flanking arcs are dwarf walls with moulded capping with 3 further piers on each side. Of rough dressed stone and with plain, pyramidal capping. Decorative iron railings.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with other listed items on the estate.

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