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Garden Wall with Gate and Gate Piers Attached to West and Forecourt Walls to South West of Ken Hill , Snettisham

Description: Garden Wall with Gate and Gate Piers Attached to West and Forecourt Walls to South West of Ken Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221415

OS Grid Reference: TF6753534920
OS Grid Coordinates: 567535, 334920
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8856, 0.4885

Locality: Snettisham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 7PG

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Listing Text


4/30 Garden wall with gate
and gate piers attached
to west and forecourt
walls to south west of
Ken Hill House.


Garden walls and gate and entrance forecourt walls. c.1879-1880 by J.J.
Stevenson. Coursed dressed and squared carstone garden walls, cut-stone piers
and forecourt wall. Garden wall rectangular on plan, with curved section
at west. On axis at east the garden entrance gate has 2 stone gate piers
of generally Palladian inspiration. Vermiculated plinths, rusticated above
and pierced by arches filled by wrought-iron with channelled rustication and
voussoir head to arches. Coping section with cornice, pulvinated frieze,
a keystone running through both, entablature above. Garden gate inbetween
with 2 fixed side panels, gate and overthrow above. Connected at south and
forming a "U" plan to the entrance front, a dwarf stone wall punctuated with
dwarf piers with roundels.

Listing NGR: TF6753534920

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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