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Wall and Railings Enclosing Lawn in Front of Sun Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Warkworth, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3461 / 55°20'45"N

Longitude: -1.6108 / 1°36'38"W

OS Eastings: 424782

OS Northings: 605850

OS Grid: NU247058

Mapcode National: GBR K66M.2D

Mapcode Global: WHC1T.7W7H

Entry Name: Wall and Railings Enclosing Lawn in Front of Sun Hotel

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237181

Location: Warkworth, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Warkworth

Built-Up Area: Warkworth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Warkworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 2405 WARKWORTH CASTLE TERRACE
(East end)

22/290 Wall and railings
enclosing lawn in
front of Sun Hotel

GV II

Wall and railings enclosing lawn, probably c.1825. Squared stone with cut
dressings; cast iron. Crescent-shaped sloping lawn. Longer downhill side,
towards Sun Hotel, has 1.2-metre high retaining wall with chamfered plinth,
pitched coping and pilasters; central gateway has rectangular piers, with
banded pyramidal caps, flanking 5 steps up to lawn. Upper edge of lawn,
towards road, has dwarf wall with chamfered coping carrying railing with open
lozenge-shaped tops to bars, between monolithic end piers with gabled caps.

Part of railing damaged by road accident at time of listing.

Listing NGR: NU2478205850

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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