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TERRACE RETAINING WALL, SOUTH OF LAMBTON CASTLE

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: TERRACE RETAINING WALL, SOUTH OF LAMBTON CASTLE

List entry Number: 1120961

Location

TERRACE RETAINING WALL, SOUTH OF LAMBTON CASTLE

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: North Lodge

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Feb-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109391

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NORTH LODGE LAMBTON PARK NZ 25 SE 4/48 Terrace retaining wall, south of Lambton Castle GV II

South terrace retaining wall. Circa 1822-8 by Ignatius Bonomi. Ashlar sandstone.

Tall buttressed wall runs east for c.90 metres then north-east for c.35 metres. Later and shorter abutments between buttresses. Embattled parapet with semi- octagonal, corbelled-out turrets above each buttress; similar square-plan turret at west end; flight of stone steps at east end.

Unstable due to mining subsidence at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2983552541

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National Grid Reference: NZ 29835 52541

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