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Wall and Gates to Ampton Hall, Ampton

Description: Wall and Gates to Ampton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284198

OS Grid Reference: TL8663971136
OS Grid Coordinates: 586639, 271136
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3066, 0.7362

Location: New Road, Ampton, Suffolk IP31 1NX

Locality: Ampton
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1NX

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Listing Text


2/2 Wall & Gates to Ampton Hall


A long stretch of high boundary wall. Part early C19, part late. Rubble flint
irregularly divided into bays by red brick rusticated flush piers, with a
capping of 2 courses of red bricks. 3 gates, including a pair of finely
ornamented C18 wrought iron gates with pinnacles, said to have come from
Livermere Hall (demolished 1920). At south end, an early C19 stretch of wall
in a double curve, with 2 separate low wrought iron gates. Squared, black
knapped flint with white brick rusticated flush piers dividing the bays, and 2
plain square gate piers.

Listing NGR: TL8663971136

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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