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Hilton Hall, Gate Piers Forecourt Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hilton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2803 / 52°16'49"N

Longitude: -0.1092 / 0°6'33"W

OS Eastings: 529088

OS Northings: 266366

OS Grid: TL290663

Mapcode National: GBR K4W.36N

Mapcode Global: VHGM4.2Y49

Plus Code: 9C4X7VJR+48

Entry Name: Hilton Hall, Gate Piers Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163219

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54022

Location: Hilton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Hilton

Built-Up Area: Hilton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Hilton St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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5140 (south side)
Hilton Hall, gate piers
and forecourt wall
TL 26 NE 9/20 24.10.51
Early C17, T-plan house with C18 facade. Red brick, formerly colour-washed. Old
tile roof with parapet and parapet gables. Projecting end stacks with recessed panels.
Three-storeys. Second and first-floors are basically a three window range of hung
sashes with glazing bars recessed in segmental headed arches, with flanking blind
openings at first-floor. Band course between first and ground-floors. Ground-floor
has pair of hung sashes flanked by blind openings on each side of central, modern
two panelled door with glazed upper half. Interior has fine early C17 staircase of
six flights (RCHM Item 4). Moulded beams with elaborately decorated stops, and C18
panelling in hall. Modern single-storey extension to rear has C18 panelling,
removed from Park Farm, Hilton, now demolished. C18 low wall and two square section,
red brick gate piers to forecourt. Piers with ball finials. Wrought iron gates,
dated 1845.
(RCHM Huntingdonshire Mon 4 p 139).

Listing NGR: TL2908866366

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