WALLS, GATE PIERS AND GATES TO NORTH OF EGGLESTONE HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1121628

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1987

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

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Location

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

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

District: County Durham (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Eggleston

National Grid Reference: NY 99794 23467

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 111807

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Sources

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

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