Gate Piers And Walls In Front Of Pontop Hall

17 Jul 2000
Gate Piers And Walls In Front Of Pontop Hall, A692, Stanley, Derwentside, Durham
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NZ 15 SW STANLEY A 692 (North side) Dipton 6/132 Gate piers and walls in front of Pontop Hall GV II Gate piers and garden wall to Pontop Hall (q.v.). Early C18. Sandstone rubble wall with stone coping; ashlar piers. Wall about one metre high in front of house, interrupted by wide entrance with 2 piers. Piers are square, with alternate-block rustication and large cornices; ball finials on cruciform scroll brackets, one bracket missing.

Wall continues around garden at right, and is ramped to 2 metres high.

Listing NGR: NZ1483753639


This is part of the Series: IOE\Cottrell_Bob IOE Records for Cottrell, Bob; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob

Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob


Ashlar, Rubble, Sandstone, Stuart Gate Pier, Georgian Unassigned, Garden Wall, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Monument <By Form>, Wall, Barrier