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Garden Wall, Gates and Gatepiers, Knebworth

Description: Garden Wall, Gates and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162093

OS Grid Reference: TL2304220899
OS Grid Coordinates: 523042, 220899
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8731, -0.2141

Location: Old Knebworth Lane, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6PY

Locality: Knebworth
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG3 6PY

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Listing Text

Old Knebworth
(west side)

3/146 Garden wall, gates and gate pier
N and E sides of
- Knebworth House


Garden walling and gates in L plan on N and E sides of Knebworth
House. Circa 1845 by H E Kendall. Robust Tudor style, in
keeping with house. Stucco on red brick. Balustraded with
quatrefoil-frieze. Traceried piers at intervals. These form
heavy stepped buttresses on the park side of the wall. NE anqle
has polygonal bastion. Double and single gates on N side have
massive composite piers, square at base, octagonal at top. Cast
iron gates with stiff leaf foliage. Wall to E of these in poor
repair. Important group value with house.

Listing NGR: TL2304220899

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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