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GARDEN WALLS AND GATEWAY WITH FIG-HOUSE ATTACHED

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: GARDEN WALLS AND GATEWAY WITH FIG-HOUSE ATTACHED

List entry Number: 1121780

Location

GARDEN WALLS AND GATEWAY WITH FIG-HOUSE ATTACHED

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Raby with Keverstone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Sep-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111458

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

RABY WITH KEVERSTONE RABY PARK NZ 1221 and NZ 1222 15/93 and 16/93 Garden walls and gateway with fig- house attached

GV II

Garden walls and gateway. Mid C18, with 1894 dated gateway transferred 1937 from Shipbourne. Walls and gateway brick,with ashlar dressings and coping; right return rubble. Brick, ashlar and glass fig-house. Serpentine front wall c.230 metres long,with central gateway and fig-house to left of gate; returns and 2 inner walls extend c.60 metres to rear, except for right return which abuts former hunting stables (q.v.), rear wall to central and right garden. Walls c.3 metres high, with flat stone coping, interrupted by central Jacobean- style gateway with ball-finialled shaped gable; coat of arms, initials EVB and date 1894 in gable. Fig-house to left of gateway has stone-coped walls supporting C19 greenhouse roof. Round-headed stone arches at right end of front wall, and in inner walls near front; segmental-headed stone arches near front of returns.

Listing NGR: NZ1287122018

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National Grid Reference: NZ 12871 22018

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