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FORECOURT WALLS, PIERS, GATES AND OVERTHROW TO CROWN COURT

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: FORECOURT WALLS, PIERS, GATES AND OVERTHROW TO CROWN COURT

List entry Number: 1121405

Location

FORECOURT WALLS, PIERS, GATES AND OVERTHROW TO CROWN COURT, OLD ELVET

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110363

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE

NZ 2742 SE 15/311

OLD ELVET (South side)

Forecourt walls, piers, gates and overthrow to Crown Court

GV II

Walls, piers and overthrow with lampholder. Early-mid C19. Sandstone; wrought iron lampholder overthrow, Low, coursed walls with gently-rounded coping project from ends of Court building wings and surround the forcourt garden. At either side a pair of tall round piers, with moulded plinth and cornice, flank road in front of Court. At the north entrance to the garden 2 lower piers support an overthrow and lampholder.

Gates and lampholders missing from entrances to road. Later wrought iron gate at east end.

Wall originally held railings, now removed.

Listing NGR: NZ2783342265

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National Grid Reference: NZ2783342265

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