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: GATE PIERS AND GATES AT BENHAM PARK, WEST LODGE

List entry Number: 1220645

Location

GATE PIERS AND GATES AT BENHAM PARK, WEST LODGE, BATH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
West BerkshireUnitary AuthoritySpeen

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Aug-1983

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 394396

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 46NW SPEEN BATH ROAD (south side)

6/18 Gate Piers And Gates 6.6.52 At Benham Park, West Lodge (formerly listed as gatepiers from Hamstead Marshall at Stock Cross)

GV I

2 gate piers. C.1662 to c.1678. Probably by William Wynne or Winde.Ashlar. Each pier has a moulded base, banded rustication and segmental pediment breaking forward. Both are crowned by trophies including armour, weaponry, standards etc.To left is a short wing wall with banded rustication, projecting - cornice and end piers with ball finials. 2 pairs of late C19 wrought iron gates.

Listing NGR: SU4320968195

Selected Sources

Other
Part 3 Berkshire,

National Grid Reference: SU 43209 68195

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