GATEPOSTS TO SOUTH OF RYE HOUSE GATEHOUSE ON THE CAUSEWAY AT THE SOUTH WEST CORNER OF THE MOAT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1203904
Date first listed:
24-Jan-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Sep-1983
Statutory Address:
GATEPOSTS TO SOUTH OF RYE HOUSE GATEHOUSE ON THE CAUSEWAY AT THE SOUTH WEST CORNER OF THE MOAT, RYE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEPOSTS TO SOUTH OF RYE HOUSE GATEHOUSE ON THE CAUSEWAY AT THE SOUTH WEST CORNER OF THE MOAT, RYE ROAD

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Stanstead Abbots
National Grid Reference:
TL 38548 09872

Details

TL 3809NE 15/4

STANSTEAD ABBOTS, RYE ROAD (north side), Gateposts to S of Rye House Gatehouse on the causeway at the SW corner of the moat

(Formerly listed as Gateposts to S of Rye House)

24.1.67

GV II*

A pair of moulded chimneys used as gateposts. Probably architectural features from Rye House c1443 repositioned c1868 by Henry Teale as part of his public pleasure garden. Red brick with stone cappings, about 3 metres high. 2 spiral fluted tall chimneys of moulded brick, with moulded base and capitals similar to that surviving on the gatehouse (q.v.). Square moulded stone capping on top. Part of the Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TL3854809872

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
355973
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: 30 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/01295/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. Gude. Source Historic England Archive
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