GATES AND GATE PIERS AT BRIGGENS HOUSE HOTEL 300 METRES NORTH OF HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101977
Date first listed:
19-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
GATES AND GATE PIERS AT BRIGGENS HOUSE HOTEL 300 METRES NORTH OF HOUSE, HARLOW ROAD (A414)

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATES AND GATE PIERS AT BRIGGENS HOUSE HOTEL 300 METRES NORTH OF HOUSE, HARLOW ROAD (A414)

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Hunsdon
National Grid Reference:
TL 41351 11490

Details

TL 41 SW HUNSDON HARLOW ROAD (A414) (south side)

2/25 Gates and Gate Piers at Briggens House - Hotel 300 metres N of house

GV II

Gates and gate piers. Early C19. Neo-classical cast iron gates and piers at entrance to North Drive at Briggens. A pair of gates with simple upright spears with heavy flanged heads set in a line and crossed bars in the lower part of each leaf. Tall openwork cast iron piers in the form of tapered square pylons on ball feet, a saltire with superimposed oval at top and bottom, stylized anthemion ornament up each face within a margin of rosettes, all topped by deep flat square caps. Similar side railings sweep down to lower terminal piers of cast iron of similar design to the higher piers. Early C19 cast iron gates of a distinguished Neo-classical design. Part of the setting of the mansion and of the group of historic buildings about it.

Listing NGR: TL4135111490

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
159962
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.

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Date: 10 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07758/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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