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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: ECCLESTON LODGE GATES, PIERS AND WING RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1138408

Location

ECCLESTON LODGE GATES, PIERS AND WING RAILINGS, ECCLESTON DRIVE

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEccleston

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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55296

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 4161 ECCLESTON C.P. ECCLESTON DRIVE Eaton Park

8/100 Eccleston Lodge Gates, Piers and wing railings

GV II

Pair of carriage gates, 1894, by Douglas and Fordham for the 1st Duke of Westminster, of wrought and cast iron hung from square openwork iron piers carrying lanterns, originally gas lit. Side gates for pedestrians flanked by quadrant wing railings on sandstone plinths. Ornate "W", ducal coronet and Cheshire sheaf form central motifs of carriage gates. Virtus non stemma, the Grosvenor motto, painted on cast iron Garter on each main pier. The gateway forms a group with Eccleston Lodge (q.v.) and the adjacent Causeway (q.v.) both in Eaton Parish.

Listing NGR: SJ4138361856

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 6 Cheshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SJ 41383 61856

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