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Gates and Steps at North Corner of Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0271 / 52°1'37"N

Longitude: 0.2371 / 0°14'13"E

OS Eastings: 553578

OS Northings: 238880

OS Grid: TL535388

Mapcode National: GBR MBX.SXZ

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.296W

Entry Name: Gates and Steps at North Corner of Gardens

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370394

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL5338 BRIDGE END GARDENS
669-1/1/354 Gates and steps at north corner of
01/11/72 gardens

GV II

Ornamental iron gate, gate piers and steps at approach to
maze. Inscription 1840 on W pier. Piers of red brick with
stone cornices and ball finials plus a central pilaster with
top terminating in an inverted stone console. Gateway
approached by stone steps, now without stone carved griffins
(previously recorded). Gates supported by inner wrought-iron
decorative piers linked by swept railings to outer brick
piers. Iron piers and gateway cresting in `Jacobean' strapwork
style, gate leaves have freer scroll and foliage decoration.
(Bosworth J & Collins T: Uttlesford District Council: Bridge
End Gardens, Saffron Walden: Great Dunmow, Essex: 1983-).


Listing NGR: TL5357838880

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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