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Stable Court Gate Piers and Wall 25 Metres to West and Wall, Main Entrance Gate Piers and Gates 50 M, Snettisham

Description: Stable Court Gate Piers and Wall 25 Metres to West and Wall, Main Entrance Gate Piers and Gates 50 M

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221424

OS Grid Reference: TF6845734326
OS Grid Coordinates: 568457, 334326
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8800, 0.5019

Location: B1440, Snettisham, Norfolk PE31 7LR

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

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Listing Text


10/38 Stable court gate piers
and wall 25 metres to
west and wall, main
entrance gate piers and
gates 50 metres to south
of Snettisham Old Hall.


Wall with 2 gates. C.18. At north on Lynn Road a curved screen wall attached
at north to coach-house. Coursed squared and galleted carstone, stone coping.
Brick dressed arched gate with 4 panel door. Temporary C20 gates. To south
brick gate pier and curved screen answering that to north. Wall to south,
carstone with stone coping, heightened to gable form where formerly connected
with west gable of south service wing of Old Hall (q.v.). Brick pier marks
change of direct parallel with Old Church Street and south entrance front
of Old Hall. 2 squared, rusticated carstone piers with moulded stone plinths
and coping, taller outer brick piers with stone bases and coping, and roundels.
2 leaf carriage gates, wrought iron with closely set dog rails to lower
section, speared cresting. Brick range parallel with south front of Old Hall, -
with blocked arched pedestrian wicket entrance on axis with former central
entrance porch of Old Hall. Further brick pier and final carstone section
of wall to east.

Listing NGR: TF6845734326

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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