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Gatehouse and Walls at Hinchingbrooke House

A Grade I Listed Building in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3282 / 52°19'41"N

Longitude: -0.2002 / 0°12'0"W

OS Eastings: 522744

OS Northings: 271535

OS Grid: TL227715

Mapcode National: GBR J2V.45K

Mapcode Global: VHGLW.HR02

Entry Name: Gatehouse and Walls at Hinchingbrooke House

Listing Date: 27 May 1977

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53494

Location: Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE29

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Huntingdon

Built-Up Area: Huntingdon

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Huntingdon St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

1. -------------
Gatehouse and walls at
TL 27 SW 5/105 Hinchingbrooke House

C16 and earlier stone walls on either side of main entrance gate. The gatehouse
is of circa 1500 and was brought by the Cromwells from Ramsey Abbey. Stone. Central
carriage arch with pedestrian arches on either side, the right hand one is modern.
The main arch has traceried spandrels with a quatrefoil frieze flanked by figures
of wild men. Battlemented parapet. Pattern repeated on the internal
face. High rubble walls on either side. (RCHM 10).

Listing NGR: TL2274471535

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