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Triumphal Arch in Mereworth Park

A Grade II Listed Building in East Peckham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2452 / 51°14'42"N

Longitude: 0.3898 / 0°23'23"E

OS Eastings: 566897

OS Northings: 152275

OS Grid: TQ668522

Mapcode National: GBR NPX.WXW

Mapcode Global: VHJMB.PYYS

Entry Name: Triumphal Arch in Mereworth Park

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Last Amended: 19 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178824

Location: East Peckham, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, ME18

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: East Peckham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: East Peckham

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 65 SE EAST PECKHAM PARK ROAD (north side)

2/55 Triumphal Arch in
Mereworth Park (formerly
1.8.52 listed as Ornamental
Gateway at end of avenue
- in Mereworth Park)

- II

Triumphal Arch Circa 1725, presumably designed by Colin Campbell. Large ruined arch
eye-catcher lying just within the boundary of East Peckham CP. Inspired by the
Arch of Titus in Rome. Brick faced with ashlar. Centre arch openings flanked
by coupled composite pilasters with moulded entablature and parapet. Pilaster
trabeations to arches with strings at capital level. Delapidated at time of
Resurvey.


Listing NGR: TQ6616849916

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