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Wall, Gate Piers and Railings to Ingress Abbey Fronting London Road and Turning into the Avenue, Swanscombe and Greenhithe

Description: Wall, Gate Piers and Railings to Ingress Abbey Fronting London Road and Turning into the Avenue

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 172737

OS Grid Reference: TQ5921474890
OS Grid Coordinates: 559214, 174889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4506, 0.2899

Location: London Road, Swanscombe, Kent DA9 9NN

Locality: Swanscombe and Greenhithe
Local Authority: Dartford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: DA9 9NN

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Listing Text

(north side)

Wall, gate piers and
railings to Ingress Abbey
fronting London Road
and turning into The
TQ 57 SE 4/100


Early to mid C19. Coursed stone rubble wall about 5 ft in height with stone coping.
At the junction with The Avenue there are 6 square stone gate piers with pyramidal
caps separated by cast iron railings of Gothic form with embattled tops and trefoil
and quatrefoil patterns. The wall along The Avenue has 2 similar gate piers separated
by a length of cast iron railings, a section of stone wall about 20 ft in length
and finally a section of wall of knapped flints about 6 ft high.

Listing NGR: TQ5879975165

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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