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GATES PLINTHS AND RAILINGS AT TOP LODGE TO FORMER ASTON HALL

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: GATES PLINTHS AND RAILINGS AT TOP LODGE TO FORMER ASTON HALL

List entry Number: 1253189

Location

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

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Aston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Dec-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436330

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SJ 55992 78245

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