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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: CANONS ASHBY HOUSE, GATES AND GATEPIERS TO GREEN COURT

List entry Number: 1367449

Location

CANONS ASHBY HOUSE, GATES AND GATEPIERS TO GREEN COURT

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityCanons Ashby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jan-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Feb-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360523

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CANONS ASHBY SP5750 19/33 Canons Ashby House, gates and 18/01/68 gatepiers to Green Court (Formerly listed as Walls to court and garden and gatepiers at Canons Ashby) GV II* Gate and gatepiers. Early C18. Ironstone ashlar with limestone dressings. Piers have moulded plinths and cornices, panelled sides and thin moulded obelisks on octagonal feet supported by pairs of stone scrolls at each corner. Original painted oak gates, with barley sugar twist rails, 'Venetian window' arches to each leaf with Tuscan columns and keyblocks joined to shaped top rail. H-hinges. Gates recently restored by National Trust with much new timber. (Canons Ashby gardens and park are included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Gardens at Grade II*)

Listing NGR: SP5767050691

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SP 57670 50691

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