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Kitchen Garden Walls and Gates and Gatepiers Attached to South West of the Orangery and North East o, Bulwick

Description: Kitchen Garden Walls and Gates and Gatepiers Attached to South West of the Orangery and North East o

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232869

OS Grid Reference: SP9585894016
OS Grid Coordinates: 495858, 294016
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5356, -0.5882

Location: Bulwick, Northamptonshire NN17 3DZ

Locality: Bulwick
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN17 3DZ

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Listing Text

6/9 Kitchen garden walls and
23/05/67 gates and gatepiers attached
to SW of the Orangery and NE
of Gardener Cottage
(Formerly listed as Garden
walls, gatepiers, terraces and
iron railings at Bulwick Hall)


Kitchen garden walls and attached gates and gatepiers. Garden probably laid out
in about 1676 for James Tryon. Walls are mainly C18 restored C19 and C20.
Squared coursed limestone and brick with ashlar and brick header copings. Pair
of limestone ashlar gatepiers, with ball finials, are linked by pair of plain
wrought-iron gates with diagonally-placed bars, swept top and spiked finials;
possibly late C17. Sections of wall are attached to both sides of the gatepiers.
The gates and gatepiers are on an axis with the entrances gates to Bulwick Hall
and attached entrance loggia and garden room (q.v) and gates and gatepiers
approximately 150 metres south-west of Bulwick Hall (q,v).
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p28)

Listing NGR: SP9585894016

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Source: English Heritage

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