Entrance Gates, Lamps And Lodges To Stoke Park
- 9 Nov 2002
- Entrance Gates, Lamps And Lodges To Stoke Park, Church Lane, Stoke Poges, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SU 98 SE STOKE POGES CHURCH LANE
8/608 Entrance gates, lamps and lodges to Stoke Park
Circa 1800, probably by James Wyatt. Symmetrical composition of gates, piers, quadrant railing screens, curtain walls and 2 lodges. Wrought iron carriage gate flanked immediately by smaller gates for pedestrians. Tall stucco piers, each with pair of detached Greek Doric columns carrying entab- labture surmounted by a stucco demi-lion rampant. Quadrant wrought iron screens. Curtain walls, each with case iron gate with central oval panel on which is bas relief of pair of busts in profile superimposed. Symmetrical pair of lodges facing each other. Stuccoed slate roofs. One-storey with chimney stacks astride roof ridge. Road elevation, one sash set in round-headed panel and flanked by niches with oblong panels above. Drive elevation with a Doric porch flanked on each side by one sash with panel above. Right hand lodge with glazing bars. Left hand lodge without glazing bars. Between lodges and gate piers are 2 cast iron lamps and standards on truncated Doric columns.
Listing NGR: SU9746682332
Copyright IoE Mr Chris Pooley. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Pooley, Chris
Rights Holder: Pooley, Chris
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