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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: GATE PIER IN FRONT OF WHIRLEY HALL

List entry Number: 1221520

Location

GATE PIER IN FRONT OF WHIRLEY HALL, WHIRLEY LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityOver Alderley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jul-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 58343

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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

SJ 87 SE OVER ALDERLEY C.P. WHIRLEY LANE (North Side)

8/177 Gate pier in front of Whirley Hall

GV II

Gate pier: late C17. Ashlar buff sandstone. Moulded plinth supports a square body with 2 recessed panels on each face, with cabling as a border, with a raised band between them. The upper panel to the front has the arms of the Fitton family. Projecting, moulded capstone has a mushroom finial with a gadrooned cap.

In Victorian times there were still a pair the missing one with the arms of the Swettenham family.

Listing NGR: SJ8764074561

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National Grid Reference: SJ 87640 74561

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