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Gateway at Monkey Lodge, Freston

Description: Gateway at Monkey Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277286

OS Grid Reference: TM1749739967
OS Grid Coordinates: 617497, 239967
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0155, 1.1682

Location: Freston Hill, Freston, Suffolk IP9 1AB

Locality: Freston
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 1AB

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Listing Text

(east side)
Gateway at Monkey Lodge
Gateway. 1861 for John Berners. White brick and ashlar with wrought iron. Central
carriage entrance with pedestrian gates to either side. Banded, pilastered piers
on bases with cornices. Lower outer piers, that to left attached to Monkey Lodge
(qv), that to right has cornice and hall finial. Central double gates have arrow-
head bars, middle rail with encircled IB motifs, lower rail and dog bars. Curved
braces to upper part. Outer gates similar. Probably later scrolled lamp brackets
to main piers, that to right with intact carriage lamps. Formed gateway to Woolver-
stone Hall (qv).

Listing NGR: TM1749739967

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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