List entry

List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATEHOUSE AND WALLS AT HINCHINGBROOKE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1128651

Location

GATEHOUSE AND WALLS AT HINCHINGBROOKE HOUSE, BRAMPTON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CambridgeshireHuntingdonshireDistrict AuthorityHuntingdon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 27-May-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 53494

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

Huntingdon BRAMPTON ROAD 1. ------------- 5140 Gatehouse and walls at TL 27 SW 5/105 Hinchingbrooke House I GV

2. 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

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Title: Inventory of Huntingdonshire - Date: 1926

National Grid Reference: TL 22744 71535

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