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Gate Piers and Railings at the Eastern Entrance to the Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Framlingham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2221 / 52°13'19"N

Longitude: 1.3449 / 1°20'41"E

OS Eastings: 628559

OS Northings: 263484

OS Grid: TM285634

Mapcode National: GBR WNN.QTN

Mapcode Global: VHLB4.8DBW

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Railings at the Eastern Entrance to the Churchyard

Listing Date: 18 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286316

Location: Framlingham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Framlingham

Built-Up Area: Framlingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Framlingham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/38 Gate piers and railings at
- the eastern entrance to the


A pair of high gate piers and associated railings forming the entrance to the
eastern side of the churchyard. C19. Cast iron. Plain, square bases to the
piers, and square shafts pierced on each face with matching Gothic tracery
resembling 2-light window tracery. The enriched ogee capitals have bases with
embattled ornament and spike finials. The railings, which stand on brick
plinths, have thin cylindrical shafts linked by an upper and lower band of
trefoil cusping and surmounted by an ornate cresting. These piers and
railings originally formed part of a design which also included high double
and single gates and 2 more elaborately decorated inner gate piers, of which
only photographs now survive.

Listing NGR: TM2855963484

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