WAR MEMORIAL WEST OF JUNCTION WITH BILLY HILL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1279295
Date first listed:
05-Jun-1987
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL WEST OF JUNCTION WITH BILLY HILL, B6299

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL WEST OF JUNCTION WITH BILLY HILL, B6299

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
NZ 16440 37766

Details

CROOK AND WILLINGTON B 6299 (South side) NZ 13 NE Stanley 24/17 War memorial west of junction with Billy Hill GV II

War memorial, walls and railings. Granite pedestal and statue; ashlar curb and piers; wrought iron railings. Seated life-size figure of woman in classical drapery in dejected posture, right hand holding wreath, on tall square pedestal with wide base, swag-decorated frieze and wide cornice. Names of dead 1914- 1919 and 1939-1945 on pedestal. Wrought iron rail on 4 short posts on step. Curb has 4 pyramidal-coped low piers on each side; centre of each block has raised rusticated panel. Enclosure of plain railings and gate with flattened pointed heads and square principals with pointed heads.

Listing NGR: NZ1644037766

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 24 July 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
403512
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 7 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/240131
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 July 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/71421

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: 07 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/12108/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alan Bradley. Source Historic England Archive
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