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Latitude: 52.3078 / 52°18'28"N
Longitude: 0.7355 / 0°44'7"E
OS Eastings: 586585
OS Northings: 271266
OS Grid: TL865712
Mapcode National: GBR RFL.6SN
Mapcode Global: VHKCY.P8P5
Entry Name: Boundary Walls and Gates to Number 1 Garden Cottage
Listing Date: 14 July 1955
Last Amended: 27 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1031232
English Heritage Legacy ID: 284204
Location: Ampton, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP31
District: St. Edmundsbury
Civil Parish: Ampton
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Ingham St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TL 87 SE AMPTON THE STREET
2/8 Boundary Walls and Gates to
14.7.55 No.1. Garden Cottage.
(Formerly listed with Home
GV II Farmhouse as boundary wall
and entrance gateway)
Garden Wall, gateway and gate. C18. Part kidney flints, part black knapped
flints, freestone and white brick. Heavily rusticated stone archway with semi-
circular head, Roman Doric pilasters and pediment, and frieze inscribed 'ET
VOLUPTATI PLURIMUM ET SALUTI'. This led to the kitchen gardens of the Hall.
(cf. 'Excursions through the County of Suffolk, 1819. p.90). Wrought iron
ornamental gate with semi-circular head similar to and opposite, an old door in
the garden wall of Ampton Hall. To each side of the archway, a short stretch
of high wall in kidney flints flanked by 2 rusticated white brick piers
surmounted by large stone ball finials. On the north side, a further short
stretch of wall in black knapped random flint, terminating in a 3rd matching
brick pier and finial.
Listing NGR: TL8658571266
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