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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: PAIR OF FOLDING GATES WITH SCREENS AND PIERS AT SOUTH END OF SOUTHERN GARDENS

List entry Number: 1138406

Location

PAIR OF FOLDING GATES WITH SCREENS AND PIERS AT SOUTH END OF SOUTHERN GARDENS, SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEaton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55292

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 EATON C.P. SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

9/96 Pair of Folding Gates with Screens and Piers at south end of Southern Gardens

II

Pair of Folding Gates, circa 1896, attributed to Edwin Lutyens, for 1st Duke of Westminster. The Piers are later. Black wrought iron gates and screens and stone piers. The vertical rails and scrollwork of the gates represent formalised trees. Narrow, taller, sidescreens of scrollwork. Square rusticated stone piers with heads of putti on inner faces. There appear to have been trimmed yew hedges to each side of the gate screens in 1901, but no piers. Country Life April 20th 1901 (photograph).

Listing NGR: SJ4138560550

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 20 April, (1901)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 6 Cheshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 41386 60550

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