RETAINING WALL TO EAST OF FORMER GRAVEYARD OF ST PETER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207127
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1978
Date of most recent amendment:
17-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL TO EAST OF FORMER GRAVEYARD OF ST PETER, SAINT PETER'S WAY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL TO EAST OF FORMER GRAVEYARD OF ST PETER, SAINT PETER'S WAY

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

District:
Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 40208 57816

Details

SUNDERLAND

NZ4057 SAINT PETER'S WAY 920-1/12/208 (West side (off)) 10/11/78 Retaining wall to east of former graveyard of Church of St Peter (Formerly Listed as: DAME DOROTHY STREET Retaining wall to east of former Graveyard)

GV II

Retaining wall at east side of former graveyard to Church of St Peter (qv). Possibly medieval foundations, probably C18 above and raised in C19. Rubble limestone and sandstone with some granite; old brick patching and rubble coping. 2.5-3m high, ramped up at left, with opening for entrance to vicarage garden; beside late-C20 brick-arched steps to this opening an C18 headstone has been set in the wall. Other headstones rest against it. Lowest part a mixture of limestone and sandstone, some of the latter red; central section sandstone with brick patching; upper part limestone with brick patching and rounded rubble coping. An ashlar block inscribed 1848 is incorporated about one-third of length from north end; beside this a space shows another block has been removed.

Listing NGR: NZ4020857816

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
391583
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: 01 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/03181/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr D.H. Bottoms. Source Historic England Archive
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