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Walton Hall - Inner Gate (Hotel Car Park Entrance)

Click to enlargeOne of the gate piers at the entrance to the car park. Probably early C19. It has a carved frieze decorated with linked circles (similar to the gate piers at Walton Hall Bridge over the canal). The pier is surmounted by a base for a ball finial (now gone). This is Grade II listed.
[February 2002]

Find out more on Images of England, IoE Number: 342350 Location: GATE PIERS AT ENTRANCE TO CAR PARK IN FRONT OF WALTON HALL.


Click to enlargeThe 'inner gate' - the entrance to the car park as it was in 2002.
[February 2002]


Click to enlargeThe 'inner gate' - detail on one of the gate piers.
Photographed 19th January 2010.
Extract from Images of England: Gate piers at entrance to car-park in front of Walton Hall GV II Gate piers. Probably early C19. Ashlar. Square-on-plan. Channelled stonework. Carved frieze decorated with linked circles.


Click to enlargeThe 'inner gate' - the entrance to the car park as it was in 2009.
[December 2009]




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