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Wall and Gateway South West of Wells Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Brent Eleigh, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0899 / 52°5'23"N

Longitude: 0.8387 / 0°50'19"E

OS Eastings: 594571

OS Northings: 247304

OS Grid: TL945473

Mapcode National: GBR RJ7.WC8

Mapcode Global: VHKDZ.HQ8S

Entry Name: Wall and Gateway South West of Wells Hall

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 16 June 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276325

Location: Brent Eleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Brent Eleigh

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brent Eleigh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/01/2013


TL 9447 53/178
5377
23.1.58


BRENT ELEIGH
MILDEN ROAD
Wall and gateway South West of Wells Hall


(Formerly listed as Gateway and Wall to Wells Hall)


GV
II*


Boundary wall and gateway C16 with C19 repairs. English bound red brick.
Section boundary wall about 70 yards long and about 6 feet high with plinth
moulding and roll-moulded saddle-back terracotta coping ( some of coping
renewed). Towards the right hand end a small buttress with set-offs and at
the left end 4 larger C19 buttresses, also with set-off. Gateway off
centre with double-chamfered round arch, the arch of the corner order is
ovolo moulded; battlements above with 3 diagonally-set pinnacles, the
centre pinnacle is taller; flanking buttresses with set-offs and C20
wrought-irongate.
The south east end of the wall has been rebuilt and a later outbuilding has
been built against the wall, inside atthe south east end.

Listing NGR: TL9457147304

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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