Gates And Steps At North Corner Of Gardens
- 25 Jun 2002
- Gates And Steps At North Corner Of Gardens, Bridge End Gardens, Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL5338 BRIDGE END GARDENS 669-1/1/354 Gates and steps at north corner of 01/11/72 gardens
Ornamental iron gate, gate piers and steps at approach to maze. Inscription 1840 on W pier. Piers of red brick with stone cornices and ball finials plus a central pilaster with top terminating in an inverted stone console. Gateway approached by stone steps, now without stone carved griffins (previously recorded). Gates supported by inner wrought-iron decorative piers linked by swept railings to outer brick piers. Iron piers and gateway cresting in `Jacobean' strapwork style, gate leaves have freer scroll and foliage decoration. (Bosworth J & Collins T: Uttlesford District Council: Bridge End Gardens, Saffron Walden: Great Dunmow, Essex: 1983-).
Listing NGR: TL5357838880
Copyright IoE Dr Tony Phillips. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Phillips, Tony
Rights Holder: Phillips, Tony
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