Description: South or Hainham Gate and South Gate House
Date Listed: 28 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 319072
OS Grid Reference: SU1423329199
OS Grid Coordinates: 414271, 129245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0624, -1.7977
1954 South or Hainham Gate
& No 74 (South Gate House)
SU 1429 5W 5/1 28.2.52.
C14. Dressed stone. Double chamfered 4 centred archway with continuous moulding S
to east front, 7 corbels above carrying moulded string ornamented with rosettes
and angle gargoyles. The inner west front has deeply revealed segmental arch
dying into imports. Ornamented string above as on east but not corbelled.
the gates are plain, ledged, heavily studded and stepped with wrought iron
bands, possibly original.
The adjoining gate house, No 74, was rebuilt C18 or early C19 with parts of
old walling in lower area and with brick to upper portion. Older walling
of stone and flint. 2 storeys with hipped old tile roof. 2 2-light casements.
1st floor with Gothic glazing pattern. 3 light casement and 6 panel door
to right on ground floor with flat hood on shaped brackets.
All the listed buildings in the Close form an outstanding group.
Listing NGR: SU1427229250
Source: English Heritage
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