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Garden Wall and Gateway Attached to and Enclosing a Garden to North of Stutton Hall, Stutton

Description: Garden Wall and Gateway Attached to and Enclosing a Garden to North of Stutton Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 February 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 277547

OS Grid Reference: TM1403433746
OS Grid Coordinates: 614034, 233746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9610, 1.1139

Location: Stutton, Suffolk IP9 2TQ

Locality: Stutton
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 2TQ

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Listing Text


4/95 Garden wall and gateway
attached to and enclosing
a garden to north of
Stutton Hall, qv 4/94


Garden wall and gateway attached to north east and north west of Stutton Hall
enclosing a garden to north of the hall with a gateway in the northern face. C16.
Red brick. The wall is crenellated and pinnacled. 3 pinnacles each to east and
west faces, 4 to north face. The pinnacles with Tudor mouldings, moulded capitals,
bases and domes with crockets, all rising from pilasters. Plinth. In the west
wall is a-heavy nailed vertically boarded gate with 2 rails and 5 muntins to west
face. There is a smaller nailed 5-board gate to south east corner. The north wall
brick gateway faces north and south with return walls between, red plain tiled roof.
North face, crow-stepped gable, pinnacled angled buttresses, plinths and band
following through over moulded 4-centred archway. Sunk panel to gable. Moulded
imposts to arch. South face, semi-circular pediment with moulded finial, the angle
buttresses with moulded plinths and capitals and each with double fluted pilasters.
Moulded band below pediment carries through to buttress returns. Semi-circular
archway, moulded imposts. Square stone sundial with gnomon to pediment. Interior:
Brick floor, plastered walls and ceiling. Side seat alcoves with mouldings above
seats. 4-centre arched double gates the lower half vertically boarded, upper half
slatted with top rail. There are 3 stone garden urns within the garden.
N Pevsner, 'Suffolk', 1961. E Sandon, 'Suffolk Houses', 1984.

Listing NGR: TM1403433746

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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