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The Garden Wall with Carriage Entrance, South East of Glynde Place, Glynde

Description: The Garden Wall with Carriage Entrance, South East of Glynde Place

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 August 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 292944

OS Grid Reference: TQ4566709309
OS Grid Coordinates: 545667, 109309
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8649, 0.0686

Location: Lacys Hill, Glynde, East Sussex BN8 6SX

Locality: Glynde
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN8 6SX

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Listing Text

The garden wall with
carriage entrance,
south-east of
TQ 4509 31/527A 20.8.65. Glynde Place

Built between 1755 and 1760 by John Morris of Lewes for Dr Richard Trevor,
Bishop of Durham. On the east side the wall is faced with squared knapped
flints and has 9 blind arches of red brick with a brick stringcourse between.
The carriage drive passes through the centre of the wall with on each side
of it, a gate-post of squared knapped flints edged with red brick with cornice
and plinth over, on which stands a lead figure of a wyvern. The arch immediately
on each side of each pier is a narrower than the others and set in a curve.
On the west side the wall is faced with cobbles and the gate piers wholly
with red brick.

Listing NGR: TQ4566709309

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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