GARDEN GATE, PIERS AND WALL IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF EIGHTEENTH CENTURY WING OF HIGH HEAD CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1145452

Date first listed: 27-Dec-1967

Statutory Address: GARDEN GATE, PIERS AND WALL IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF EIGHTEENTH CENTURY WING OF HIGH HEAD CASTLE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: GARDEN GATE, PIERS AND WALL IMMEDIATELY NORTH OF EIGHTEENTH CENTURY WING OF HIGH HEAD CASTLE

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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden (District Authority)

Parish: Skelton

National Grid Reference: NY 40280 43369

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Details

NY 44 SW SKELTON HIGH HEAD

5/218 Garden gate, piers and wall immediately 27.12.67 north of C18 wing of High Head Castle

II*

Gate piers and wall in front of High Head Castle. 1744-7. Red sandstone ashlar with calciferous sandstone dressings. Central square rusticated gate piers with front paired engaged fluted columns and rear pilastered niches, under shaped caps. Flanking low walls with moulded flat coping, ending at either side in further rusticated square piers. The winged figures which formerly surmounted the central piers have been moved to another location.

Listing NGR: NY4028043369

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 73947

Legacy System: LBS

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