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Garden Walls to Breckles Hall, Stow Bedon

Description: Garden Walls to Breckles Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 220240

OS Grid Reference: TL9612594428
OS Grid Coordinates: 596125, 294428
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5124, 0.8888

Location: B1111, Stow Bedon, Norfolk NR17 1EW

Locality: Stow Bedon
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1EW

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Listing Text


12/78 Garden walls to
Breckles Hall


Complex of interconnecting walls comprising 2 gardens courtyard and boundary
wall. Brick with coping tiles. Late C16 and early C17. Main entrance through
segmental semi-circular rebated arch flanked by pilasters on plinth. String
course and moulded brick cornice below serpentine overthrow punched with oval
lunettes. Battlemented walls on plinth extend north and south returning to
house. Battlements and merlons both with terra-cotta saddleback coping tiles
on saw-toothed cornice. 4 subsidiary gateways connect gardens, That to
courtyard from south through segmental arch flanked by clasping buttresses
and battlements as walls. Gate to courtyard from north through 4-centred
arch with pilasters to parapet and battlements as walls.

Listing NGR: TL9612594428

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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