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Triumphal Arch in Mereworth Park, East Peckham

Description: Triumphal Arch in Mereworth Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 178824

OS Grid Reference: TQ6689752274
OS Grid Coordinates: 566897, 152274
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2452, 0.3898

Location: Park Road, East Peckham, Kent TN12 5NH

Locality: East Peckham
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 5NH

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Listing Text


2/55 Triumphal Arch in
Mereworth Park (formerly
1.8.52 listed as Ornamental
Gateway at end of avenue
- in Mereworth Park)

- II

Triumphal Arch Circa 1725, presumably designed by Colin Campbell. Large ruined arch
eye-catcher lying just within the boundary of East Peckham CP. Inspired by the
Arch of Titus in Rome. Brick faced with ashlar. Centre arch openings flanked
by coupled composite pilasters with moulded entablature and parapet. Pilaster
trabeations to arches with strings at capital level. Delapidated at time of

Listing NGR: TQ6616849916

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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