GATES PLINTHS AND RAILINGS AT TOP LODGE TO FORMER ASTON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1253189
Date first listed:
06-Dec-1985
Statutory Address:
GATES PLINTHS AND RAILINGS AT TOP LODGE TO FORMER ASTON HALL, ASTON LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATES PLINTHS AND RAILINGS AT TOP LODGE TO FORMER ASTON HALL, ASTON LANE

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Aston
National Grid Reference:
SJ 55992 78245

Details

SJ 57 NE, 3/51

ASTON BY SUTTON C.P., ASTON LANE, South Side Gates, plinths and railings at Top Lodge to former Aston Hall.

G.V.

II

Gates, plinths and railings at gate lodge (q.v.), probably 1790 s, attributed to Samuel Wyatt. 7 piers and plinths of sandstone; wrought-iron gates and railings. 2 piers left of Lodge; plinth in projecting semicircle in front of Lodge; double carriage gates and piers with foot-gate and pier to each side; damaged rail on plinth forms quadrant with end pier right of gates. Plinth has camber-topped coping; piers, monolithic up to cornice base, have moulded plinths, a recessed panel in each face and moulded cornices. The gates have plain dog bars between bottom rail and lock rail with acanthus finials above lock rail; ornate finials to main bars. The railing right of gates has finials removed; that left of gates is removed. Samuel Wyatt was employed on the estate around the time (1793) that Humphry Repton replanned the park.

Listing NGR: SJ5599278245

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436330
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: 24 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07785/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Walker. Source Historic England Archive
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