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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATES, GATEPIERS AND ATTACHED SCREENS APPROXIMATELY 600 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH FRONT OF DRAYTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1040294

Location

GATES, GATEPIERS AND ATTACHED SCREENS APPROXIMATELY 600 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH FRONT OF DRAYTON HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityLowick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-May-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 31-Jul-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 232498

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History

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Details

SP97NE LOWICK DRAYTON PARK

6/64 Gates, gatepiers and attached 23/05/67 screens approx. 600m. SE of S front of Drayton House (Formerly listed as screen, SE avenue to Drayton House)

GV I

Gates, gatepiers and screens. Early C18 for the Duchess of Norfolk, Limestone ashlar gatepiers with wrought iron gates and screens. Gatepiers are rusticated with attached columns, and moulded cornices, surmounted by closed lead urns. Gates with pyramid scroll tops. Attached railings with scroll panelled standards and scroll cresting. Located on main north/south axis of south front of Drayton House (q.v.). (Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I. Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9673379737

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Jackson Stops, G - Title: Drayton House - Date: 1978
  2. Article  Reference - Title: 20 May - Date: 1965 - Journal Title: Country Life - Page References: 1216
  3. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England
  4. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire - Date: 1961 - Page References: 189

National Grid Reference: SP 96733 79737

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