BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM NORTH, EAST AND SOUTH BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM WITH NORTH PIERS AND GATES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201333
Date first listed:
22-Feb-1973
Statutory Address:
BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM, CROOK LANE
Statutory Address:
NORTH, EAST AND SOUTH BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM WITH NORTH PIERS AND GATES, NEWGATE

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NORTH, EAST AND SOUTH BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM WITH NORTH PIERS AND GATES
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Location

Statutory Address:
BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM, CROOK LANE
Statutory Address:
NORTH, EAST AND SOUTH BOUNDARY WALL TO BOWES MUSEUM WITH NORTH PIERS AND GATES, NEWGATE

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Barnard Castle
National Grid Reference:
NZ 05750 16294

Details

BARNARD CASTLE

NZ0516SE NEWGATE 770-1/7/152 (North side) 22/02/73 North, east and south boundary wall to Bowes Museum with north piers and gates

GV II

Wall to north, east, and east part of south boundary of grounds of Bowes Museum (qv); piers and gates at east end of north wall. c1869. Thinly rendered rubble, with snecked masonry to south wall. Ashlar piers, wrought-iron gates. Wall approx 1.5m high, with gabled stone coping, runs along Crook Street at north and east boundary of Museum grounds, returning south to join Newgate. Along Newgate, the south boundary wall joins the east lodge and is partly of snecked masonry with rock-faced projecting coping and low chamfered top. At east end of north wall two square piers with moulded plinths, cornices, and blocking course, support wrought-iron gates which have spike heads to uprights and dog bars, diagonal stays to dog bars, and bifurcated curled heads to principals.

Listing NGR: NZ0575016294

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
388782
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Jun 2003
Reference: IOE01/10962/25
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