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RETAINING WALL, BALUSTRADE, PIERS AND STEPS TO TERRACE SOUTH OF AXWELL PARK

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: RETAINING WALL, BALUSTRADE, PIERS AND STEPS TO TERRACE SOUTH OF AXWELL PARK

List entry Number: 1025207

Location

RETAINING WALL, BALUSTRADE, PIERS AND STEPS TO TERRACE SOUTH OF AXWELL PARK, AXWELL PARK ROAD

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

County:

District: Gateshead

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Nov-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 303772

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Details

NZ 16 SE BLAYDON AXWELL PARK ROAD (south end)

4/7 Retaining wall, balustrade, piers and steps to terrace south of Axwell Park.

G.V. II

Wall, balustrade, piers and steps to terrace of Axwell Park. Early C19, Retaining wall to terrace and central steps: graduated courses of rusticated sandstone with moulded ashlar coping; 6 piers to each side of terrace rest on retaining wall pilasters and are linked by low curved stone coping; similar piers and balustrade to wall in front of steps. Piers in front of steps have tall finials of Clavering arms and lions. Terrace wall piers bear wide classical urns. Some urns missing.

Listing NGR: NZ1913062006

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 7 Cleveland Part 13 Durham Part 41 Tyne and Wear,

National Grid Reference: NZ 19130 62006

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