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WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES TO NORTH OF EGGLESTONE HALL

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: WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES TO NORTH OF EGGLESTONE HALL

List entry Number: 1121628

Location

WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES TO NORTH OF EGGLESTONE HALL, B6281

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Eggleston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111807

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

EGGLESTON B6281(North side NY9923 off)

25/6 Walls, gate piers and gates to North of Eggleston Hall GV II Garden wall, with 2 piers, gate and short wall at entrance to churchyard. Probably late C18 for Timothy Hutchinson. Coursed squared rubble with ashlar dressings and piers; wrought iron gates. Wall c. 3 metres high, battered and with inward-tilted flat stone coping, forms boundary along north and west sides of irregularly-shaped garden. Flat stone lintels over 3 boarded doors, one at west and 2 at north.

Churchyard entrance, at right-angles to south end of west wall: 2 banded domed piers, the westernmost with 4-metres-long curved wall, c. one metre high, attached. Gates have spike-headed uprights and urn finials.

The churchyard was described as being within Timothy Hutchinson's botanic garden. Source: Mackenzie and Ross Historical, Topographical and Descriptive View of Durham Vol. I:1834 p. 255.

Listing NGR: NY9979423467

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Mackenzie, , Ross, , Historical Topographical and Descriptive View of Durham, (1834), 255

National Grid Reference: NY 99794 23467

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