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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: GATEWAY AND SCREEN WALL 1200 METRES NORTH WEST OF HARLAXTON MANOR

List entry Number: 1298442

Location

GATEWAY AND SCREEN WALL 1200 METRES NORTH WEST OF HARLAXTON MANOR, GRANTHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityHarlaxton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Sep-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Nov-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 382978

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History

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Details

HARLAXTON SK83SE GRANTHAM ROAD 1315-0/6/179 (South side (off)) 24/09/79 Gateway and screen wall 1200 metres north-west of Harlaxton Manor (Formerly Listed as: GRANTHAM ROAD Gateways, gates, flanking screens and walls at main entrance to Harlaxton Manor) II*

Gateway and screen wall at the entrance to Harlaxton Manor. c1832-1844. Probably by Anthony Salvin or William Burn for Gregory Gregory. Ashlar. Segment arched gateway with keystone, square piers with rusticated niches, and moulded coping with freestanding sculptures of sheaves and a bird, elements of the Gregory coat of arms. Pair of wrought-iron gates. On either side, concave screen walls with moulded coping, and volutes supporting the gatepiers. Beyond again, 4 bay screens with square piers and concave-topped cast-iron railing. Beyond them, solid walls with plain coping, the section to right, approx 80m long, with a pedestrian gateway. Square end piers. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 363).

Listing NGR: SK8847033089

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 363
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 27 Lincolnshire,

National Grid Reference: SK 88470 33089

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