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Latitude: 55.0801 / 55°4'48"N
Longitude: -1.4976 / 1°29'51"W
OS Eastings: 432174
OS Northings: 576300
OS Grid: NZ321763
Mapcode National: GBR K9ZP.LQ
Mapcode Global: WHC36.ZK1W
Entry Name: Ha Ha Wall with Angle Bastions and Statues Enclosing Seaton Delaval Hall and Church of Our Lady
Listing Date: 15 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041323
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236054
Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE26
Civil Parish: Seaton Valley
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Delaval Our Lady
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
SEATON DELAVAL SEATON DELAVAL HALL
13/90 Ha-Ha wall with
angle bastions and
Hall and Church of
Ha-Ha wall with angle bastions and statues, early C18. Ha-Ha squared stone,
bastions ashlar, statues lead on ashlar pedestals. Wall encloses rectangular
area 360 x 220 metres, with Seaton Delaval Hall (q.v.) at centre of north side.
Wall 2 metres high, circular angle bastions 3.5 metres high, flat coping.
Bastions have each contained a classical statue, now removed; Samson slaying
Philistine in north-east, removed to garden (q.v.); David and Goliath in north-
west, Diana in south-east. Statues on panelled pedestals with plinth and cornice.
In south-west bastion only pedestal plinth remains.
Diana removed to Orangery (q.v.), David and Goliath away for repair, at time
Wall between north-east bastion and Hall has been rebuilt and is not of special
Listing NGR: NZ3217476300
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