GARDEN WALL, GATES AND 2 STATUES, SOUTH-WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1158879
Date first listed:
23-Feb-1987
Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALL, GATES AND 2 STATUES, SOUTH-WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARDEN WALL, GATES AND 2 STATUES, SOUTH-WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Bournmoor
National Grid Reference:
NZ 31438 52756

Details

BOURNMOOR LAMBTON PARK NZ 35 SW 5/11 Inset Garden wall, gates and 2 statues, south-west of Biddick Hall GV II

Garden wall, 2 gates and 2 statues. Probably C17 statues; mid-late C18 wall and gates. Carved stone statues, hand-made brick wall and wrought-iron gates.

Tall wall with regularly-spaced flat buttresses runs west for c.65 metres; short return section at east end. Wall, mainly in English garden wall bond, is partly rebuilt at east end and has moulded stone coping; ball finial at west end. Round-arched doorway, to east of centre, has round-headed gate with close-set bars, rails and delicate scrolls around margins and centre. Similar square-headed gate with side panels attached to west end of wall. Return section has round-arched doorway flanked by 2 statues: one female; the other a man in armour slaying the legendary Lambton worm.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ3143852756

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
109357
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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