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Gate Piers and Railings at the Eastern Entrance to the Churchyard, Framlingham

Description: Gate Piers and Railings at the Eastern Entrance to the Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286316

OS Grid Reference: TM2855863482
OS Grid Coordinates: 628558, 263482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2221, 1.3448

Location: 6 Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk IP13 9BH

Locality: Framlingham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 9BH

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Listing Text


4/38 Gate piers and railings at
- the eastern entrance to the


A pair of high gate piers and associated railings forming the entrance to the
eastern side of the churchyard. C19. Cast iron. Plain, square bases to the
piers, and square shafts pierced on each face with matching Gothic tracery
resembling 2-light window tracery. The enriched ogee capitals have bases with
embattled ornament and spike finials. The railings, which stand on brick
plinths, have thin cylindrical shafts linked by an upper and lower band of
trefoil cusping and surmounted by an ornate cresting. These piers and
railings originally formed part of a design which also included high double
and single gates and 2 more elaborately decorated inner gate piers, of which
only photographs now survive.

Listing NGR: TM2855863482

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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