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Entrance Wall and Gates to Christchurch Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0594 / 52°3'33"N

Longitude: 1.1577 / 1°9'27"E

OS Eastings: 616569

OS Northings: 244817

OS Grid: TM165448

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.ZFB

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.0HXM

Plus Code: 9F433555+Q3

Entry Name: Entrance Wall and Gates to Christchurch Park

Listing Date: 4 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426376

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margaret's

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

1.
1260 SOANE STREET
(North Side)

Entrance Wall and gates
to Christchurch Park
TM 1644 NE 2/333

II GV

2.
A late Cl9 or early C2O red brick wall with purple brick diapering, built
in a similar style to the C16 wall adjoining on the east. It sweeps back
in a wide semi-circle from the frontage of Soane Street with large square
corner and gate piers which are surmounted by stone cone finials. The central
gateway has a plain wrot iron gate. At the south end there is a side entrance
way with a stepped wall and a Tudor arch with stone hood mould. The gateway
stands between 2 piers. At the south end the wall incorporates No 1 Soane
Street (The Lodge to Christchurch Mansion) of which a gabled wing projects
in front.

Nos 2 to 8 (even), No 1 (Lodge to Christchurch Mansion), Entrance Wall
and Gates to Christchurch Park and Brick Wall to St Margaret's Churchyard
form a group with Nos 56 and 58 (Cafe Blanchfleur), St Margaret's Street.


Listing NGR: TM1656944817

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

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