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Latitude: 51.7704 / 51°46'13"N
Longitude: 0.0066 / 0°0'23"E
OS Eastings: 538548
OS Northings: 209872
OS Grid: TL385098
Mapcode National: GBR KC1.VX4
Mapcode Global: VHHM5.2RBP
Entry Name: Gateposts to South of Rye House Gatehouse on the Causeway at the South West Corner of the Moat
Listing Date: 24 January 1967
Last Amended: 30 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203904
English Heritage Legacy ID: 355973
Location: Stanstead Abbots, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, EN11
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Stanstead Abbots
Built-Up Area: Hoddesdon
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Stanstead Abbots
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
RYE ROAD (north side),
Gateposts to S of Rye House Gatehouse on the causeway at the SW corner of the moat
(Formerly listed as Gateposts to S of Rye House)
A pair of moulded chimneys used as gateposts. Probably architectural features from Rye House c1443 repositioned c1868 by Henry Teale as part of his public pleasure garden. Red brick with stone cappings, about 3 metres high. 2 spiral fluted tall chimneys of moulded brick, with moulded base and capitals similar to that surviving on the gatehouse (q.v.). Square moulded stone capping on top. Part of the Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: TL3854809872
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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