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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: ENTRANCE GATES AND RAILINGS TO THE WILDERNESS 150 METRES WEST OF BELTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1194863

Location

ENTRANCE GATES AND RAILINGS TO THE WILDERNESS 150 METRES WEST OF BELTON HOUSE, BELTON PARK

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityBelton and Manthorpe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Sep-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Nov-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 382859

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History

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Details

BELTON & MANTHORPE SK9239 BELTON PARK, Belton 1315-0/8/75 (West side) 21/09/79 Entrance gates and railings to The Wilderness, 150m west of Belton House (Formerly Listed as: BELTON PARK, Belton Railings, piers and gates at entrance to the Wilderness W of Belton House) GV II*

Entrance gateway and railings on the west side of Belton House Drive. Early C18, resited mid C18, and extended C19. L-plan. Wrought-iron gate with side screens and overthrow with crest, flanked by 3 bays of railing with ornamental panels, on a stone plinth. Beyond, square ashlar piers with plinths, blind-arcaded tops and moulded cornices, topped with urns. Beyond, to north, bordering Belton House Drive, a C19 cast-iron spearhead railing with stone plinth and square piers, approx 150m long. To the south east, a similar railing, approx loom long, with an off-centre double gateway and square ashlar piers. At the east end, a smaller gate. The main gateway was formerly at Hough Hall. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 139).

Listing NGR: SK9281639346

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 139
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 27 Lincolnshire,

National Grid Reference: SK9281639346

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