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

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

List entry Number: 1024482

Location

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

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Studley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Oct-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 305534

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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

Selected 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

National Grid Reference: SP 07382 63530

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