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GARDEN WALL, GATE PIERS AND GATE

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: GARDEN WALL, GATE PIERS AND GATE

List entry Number: 1126983

Location

GARDEN WALL, GATE PIERS AND GATE, HIGH STREET

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Witcham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 18-Aug-1988

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49582

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 4680 WITCHAM HIGH STREET (North side)

13/52 Garden wall, gate piers and gate. 5.2.52 (formerly listed under The Hall including Barn, gates, and gatepiers)

GV II

Garden wall, gatepiers and gates. Early C18. Wall and piers are of C18 gault and red brick, mainly Flemish bond on the front but English in the wall to the yard. Red brick gate piers on gault brick base. Fine mortar joints to the piers and moulded stone cornice, now painted black and surmounted by stone urns with masks, swag enrichments and flame bursts from gadroon capping. Original wrought iron gate with side standards. Overthrow made up of two bifurcated scrolls meeting at a trident and decorated with nibs. Square section stiles, verticals and top and lockrail, the latter having a panel of S scrolls. The bottom rail carries a dograil of arrowheads. The flanking wall is of gault brick with a low stone gable coping. At the ends are piers, also of gault brick but with red brick quoins and similar coping. The side wall returning to the house is of alternating red and gault brick courses, English bond.

Listing NGR: TL4644680024

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National Grid Reference: TL 46446 80024

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