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Gates and Gate Piers to Hunstanton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.948 / 52°56'52"N

Longitude: 0.5124 / 0°30'44"E

OS Eastings: 568894

OS Northings: 341912

OS Grid: TF688419

Mapcode National: GBR P2W.4BV

Mapcode Global: WHKPF.V55B

Entry Name: Gates and Gate Piers to Hunstanton Park

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Last Amended: 29 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221242

Location: Old Hunstanton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Old Hunstanton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hunstanton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

In the entry for OLD HUNSTANTON CHURCH STREET (east)
1/60
Gates and Gatepiers to
Hunstanton Park

The item shall be amended to read: CHURCH ROAD (east)

Gates and Gatepiers to
Hunstanton Park

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TF 64 SE OLD HUNSTANTON CHURCH STREET (east)

1/60 Gates and gate piers
to Hunstanton Park.

G.V. II

Gates and gate piers and abutments, mid-late C19, perhaps part of improvements
to Hunstanton Hall of 1873. These provide the main entrance to Hunstanton
Park and termination of Church Street. Random coursed carstone, stone
dressings. High Victorian Gothic of severe military aspect. Piers with stone
quoins, battering at parapet level, stone coping; single arrow slits. Pier
to east with stone dressed Gothic arch with pedestrian entrance a solid boarded
door. Pair of boarded carriage gates. Returns to south with 2 buttresses
with battered heads, rear arch over pedestrian gate. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: TF6889441912

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