GARDEN WALL, 70 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HELMINGHAM HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1033071

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1955

Statutory Address: GARDEN WALL, 70 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HELMINGHAM HALL

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Location

Statutory Address: GARDEN WALL, 70 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HELMINGHAM HALL

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Helmingham

National Grid Reference: TM 18604 57575

Summary

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History

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Details

HELMINGHAM HELMINGHAM PARK TM 15 NE 4/82 Garden wall, 70m south- west of Helmingham Hall 9.12.55 GV II

Garden wall; 1749, by Robert Rodwell, bricklayer, for the 4th Earl Dysart. Red brick, mainly in English bond; heavy gabled terracotta copings. The wall encloses a rectangular garden, about 100m x 70m. The north east side is open, but a screen wall spans the garden about 30m from the north east end. Main walls about 2.5m high; at each corner is a square pier surmounted by a limestone eagle. Central to the north west and south east walls are gateways with a pair of similar eagles on piers, and each with a wrought iron gate. The screen wall is about 2m high, with piers at 7m intervals, each surmounted by a limestone urn. At the centre of the wall is a gateway with wrought iron gate, side panels and crown; the heavy square piers each have a black winged horse's head, the Tollemache emblem. The walled garden is surrounded by a moat. Included as Grade I in the H.B.M.C. Register of Historic Parks and Gardens.

Listing NGR: TM1860457575

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 279701

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 39 Suffolk,

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