ARCHWAY INTO GARDEN ON NORTH SIDE OF ASHTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1252681
Date first listed:
29-Jan-1988
Statutory Address:
ARCHWAY INTO GARDEN ON NORTH SIDE OF ASHTON HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ARCHWAY INTO GARDEN ON NORTH SIDE OF ASHTON HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Steeple Ashton
National Grid Reference:
ST9064656896

Details

STEEPLE ASHTON HIGH STREET ST 9056 (west side) 13/253 Archway into garden on north side of Ashton House GV II

Archway with attached walls. Circa 1924 by Sir Harold Brakspear for Mr. Harding Tyler. Renaissance-style. Limestone ashlar gateway with moulded plinths to pilasters, moulded elliptical archway with dropped keystone, moulded cornice to capping with carved strapwork and ball finials. Rubble stone walls either side have bull's eye windows with leaded glazing, ashlar flat coping. One of a group of garden features added by Brakspear as part of his 1924 restoration and extension of Ashton House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST9064656896

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
435715
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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