GATEPIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND GARDEN WALLS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES WEST OF MOUNTBATTEN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1024482

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Oct-1985

Statutory Address: GATEPIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND GARDEN WALLS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES WEST OF MOUNTBATTEN HOUSE, ALCESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: GATEPIERS, GATES, RAILINGS AND GARDEN WALLS APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES WEST OF MOUNTBATTEN HOUSE, ALCESTER ROAD

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon (District Authority)

Parish: Studley

National Grid Reference: SP 07382 63530

Summary

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History

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Details

STUDLEY ALCESTER ROAD SP06SE (East side) 4/187 Gatepiers, gates, railings and 01/02/67 garden walls approx. 10m. W of Hountbatten House (Formerly listed as Manor House with gatepiers and gates)

GV II

Gatepiers, gates and overthrow, railings and garden walls, Late C17. Gates and overthrow possibly by Nicholas Parris (Buildings of England). Gatepiers of ashlar stone. Faces with 3 fielded panels. Boldly projecting cornices. Finials of baskets of flowers. Wrought iron gates, overthrow and railings. Gates have some scrollwork. Elaborate scrollwork overthrow has central cartouche with T.C. monogram. Railings have a scroll at junctions with piers and garden walls. Brick plinth. Garden walls of red English bond brick with stone coped tops. The monogram is probably the initials of Charles Knottesford (died 1697) and his wife Theresa. Gates, railings and walls enclose the forecourt with centrally-placed garden urn (q.v.) to the front of Hounbatten House (q.v.). (V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.175; buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.423).

Listing NGR: SP0738263530

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 305534

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 175
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 423

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