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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: GATEHOUSE AT PIRTON GRANGE

List entry Number: 1175594

Location

GATEHOUSE AT PIRTON GRANGE, SHILLINGTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityPirton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 163189

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History

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Details

PIRTON SHILLINGTON ROAD TL 13 SW (South side) Apsley End

1/179 Gatehouse at 27.5.68 Pirton Grange

GV II*

Gatehouse. C16 or early C17. Timber frame on recessed battered brick bridge structure over former moat. Roughcast at front with impressed decoration, exposed timbers on sides, similar at rear with pattern of chevron infill between studs. Steep old red tile roof. A small square 2-storeys gatehouse facing E. Wide E entrance with narrow architrave and C18 panelled double gates pierced by a wicket gate. Small 2-lights casement window over. Carriageway off-centre to S with enclosed stair to upper floor on N side. An unusual survival. Supports for former drawbridge found in excavation.

Listing NGR: TL1228532944

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National Grid Reference: TL 12285 32944

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