WALLS, RAILINGS, GATE PIERS, GATES AND STEPS TO FRONT OF NUMBER 72

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101782
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1989
Statutory Address:
WALLS, RAILINGS, GATE PIERS, GATES AND STEPS TO FRONT OF NUMBER 72, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALLS, RAILINGS, GATE PIERS, GATES AND STEPS TO FRONT OF NUMBER 72, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Leicestershire
District:
North West Leicestershire (District Authority)
Parish:
Castle Donington
National Grid Reference:
SK 44249 26884

Details

CASTLE DONINGTON HIGH STREET SK 4426-4526 (west side) 10/85 Walls, railings, gate- piers, gates and steps to front of No 72 GV II

Garden walls with dwarf walls, railings, gatepiers, gates and steps. Piers are c1730-40, of rusticated ashlar, with moulded bases and capitals, and pine-cone finials. There are 2 sets, one pair flanking driveway to left, the other pair flanking gates to steps up to front door of house. To either side and between sets of piers are early-mid C19 brick dwarf walls with stone copings and cast iron railings. Railings are of same date and have finials with fleur-de-lys to alternate rails. Another length of dwarf wall with railings curves back from pier to right of driveway. Central pair of gates are also early-mid C19, similar to railings, and are ramped down to central lotus finial. Lower rail- ings of gate have frieze of roundels. To right is a high stone garden wall.

Listing NGR: SK4424926884

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
358132
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Mar 2006
Reference: IOE01/15285/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ray Freeman. Source Historic England Archive
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