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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: WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES AT SCRAPTOFT HALL

List entry Number: 1061725

Location

WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES AT SCRAPTOFT HALL, CHURCH HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireHarboroughDistrict AuthorityScraptoft

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Dec-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 190741

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Details

SCRAPTOFT SK 60 NW CHURCH HILL (East Side)

1/83 Walls, gate piers and gates at Scraptoft Hall

GV II*

Walls, gate piers and gates. Earlier C18. Red brick, stone and wrought iron. Brick, stone coped, wall c2m high projects forward from either corner of entrance front of Scraptoft Hall (q.v.) and forms forecourt with wrbught iron screen across the front. On either side are a pair of cemented gate piers with fine wrought iron gates. On left side a further pair of piers and gates of c1900. There is also a pair of brick piers with gates on the left corner across the driveway to the stableblock (q.v.). Stone pineapple finials. However the outstanding feature is the gate in the centre of the forecourt screen. Elaborate wrought iron work with scrolls and foliage, and cresting with ram's head crest. 'A set of superb iron gates'. Pevsner, where illustration, pl.36. This gate and the pineapple finials removed for repair 1984.

Listing NGR: SK6479205636

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N - Title: The Buildings of England: Leicestershire and Rutland - Date: 1960

National Grid Reference: SK 64792 05636

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