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Gates and Gate Piers to Hunstanton Park, Old Hunstanton

Description: Gates and Gate Piers to Hunstanton Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221242

OS Grid Reference: TF6889441912
OS Grid Coordinates: 568894, 341912
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9480, 0.5124

Location: 66 Church Road, Old Hunstanton, Norfolk PE36 6JS

Locality: Old Hunstanton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE36 6JS

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Listing Text

In the entry for OLD HUNSTANTON CHURCH STREET (east)
Gates and Gatepiers to
Hunstanton Park

The item shall be amended to read: CHURCH ROAD (east)

Gates and Gatepiers to
Hunstanton Park



1/60 Gates and gate piers
to Hunstanton Park.


Gates and gate piers and abutments, mid-late C19, perhaps part of improvements
to Hunstanton Hall of 1873. These provide the main entrance to Hunstanton
Park and termination of Church Street. Random coursed carstone, stone
dressings. High Victorian Gothic of severe military aspect. Piers with stone
quoins, battering at parapet level, stone coping; single arrow slits. Pier
to east with stone dressed Gothic arch with pedestrian entrance a solid boarded
door. Pair of boarded carriage gates. Returns to south with 2 buttresses
with battered heads, rear arch over pedestrian gate. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TF6889441912

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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