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Garden Walls and Terraces at Stiffkey Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Stiffkey, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9476 / 52°56'51"N

Longitude: 0.9381 / 0°56'17"E

OS Eastings: 597491

OS Northings: 342958

OS Grid: TF974429

Mapcode National: GBR S7F.9YM

Mapcode Global: WHLQS.C5XL

Entry Name: Garden Walls and Terraces at Stiffkey Old Hall

Listing Date: 20 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223423

Location: Stiffkey, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Stiffkey

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Stiffkey St John and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

SCHEDULE
In the entry for:
STIFFKEY CHURCH STREET
TF 9742 (South Side)

15/126 Garden Walls and
Terraces at Stiffkey
Old Hall

G.V. II

The description shall be amended to read:

Garden walls and terraces. Late C16. Flint and brick. On axis with hall range
of Stiffkey Old Hall. To N forms churchyard wall. Three sides of ruined gazebo
at E. Second wall forms retaining terrace wall to this level. A third parallel
wall in the garden fulfills a similar function. The arrangement of the walls and
terraces and the axis with the hall suggests an intended formal garden by the
builder, Sir Nathaniel Bacon, who began the Hall in 1576. Included for group
value only.

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STIFFKEY CHURCH STREET
TF 9742 (south side)

15/126 Garden Walls and
Terraces at Stiffkey
Old Hall

G.V. II
Garden walls and terraces. Late C16. Brick. On axis with hall range of Stiffkey
Old Hall. To N forms churchyard wall. Three aides of ruined gazebo at E. Second
wall forms retaining terrace wall to this level. A third parallel wall in the
garden fulfills a similar function. The arrangement of the walls and terraces
and the axis with the hall suggests an intended formal garden by the builder,
Sir Nicholas Bacon, who began the Hall in 1576. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: TF9749142958

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