List entry

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: PAIR OF GATEPIERS AT ENTRANCE TO OVERTON DRIVE

List entry Number: 1081022

Location

PAIR OF GATEPIERS AT ENTRANCE TO OVERTON DRIVE, BLAKE HALL ROAD E11

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityRedbridgeLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Feb-1979

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204799

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BLAKE HALL ROAD 1. 5027 E11 Pair of gatepiers at entrance to Overton Drive (formerly listed as Gate pier in the grounds of No 65 and Gate pier in the grounds of Overton Court) TQ 48 NW 5/13 20.12.54 II* GV 2. Probably early C18. Pair of Portland stone piers of rusticated form with applied pilasters having enriched panels and Corinthian capitals, cornice and pedestal, finials missing. The sides of the piers bear the interlaced monograms of Sir Richard Child, first Earl of Tylney. Part of the Colen Campbell rebuilding 1715-22. One of the original entrances to Wanstead Park.

Listing NGR: TQ4034787582

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National Grid Reference: TQ 40347 87582

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