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Entrance Gateway and Piers to Helmingham Park, Between Front Lodges to Oak Walk, Helmingham

Description: Entrance Gateway and Piers to Helmingham Park, Between Front Lodges to Oak Walk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279717

OS Grid Reference: TM1894857420
OS Grid Coordinates: 618948, 257420
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1716, 1.2005

Location: B1077, Helmingham, Suffolk IP14 6EN

Locality: Helmingham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6EN

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Listing Text

TM 15 NE
4/98 Entrance gateway and
piers to Helmingham Park,
between Front Lodges to
Oak Walk


Gates and gatepiers. The gatepiers of c.1900 in the style of early C18.
Gates of C18 or early C19 brought from the Tollemache seat of Ham House in
Richmond Park, c.1900. Heavy square gatepiers about 5m high; moulded
limestone bases and cornice, piers of very finely gauged red brick work. Each
pier is surmounted by the Tollemache emblem of a black winged horse's head.
Wrought iron gates with side panels and scrolled crown. On either side of the
piers are spearhead railings in sections, between octagonal red brick piers
with limestone finials.

Listing NGR: TM1894857420

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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