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
Photograph (Digital)
Not what you're looking for? Try a new search


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: IOE01/0486 IOE Records taken by Bob Cottrell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

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