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Old Gate Piers to East of Gloster Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Amble, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.334 / 55°20'2"N

Longitude: -1.5938 / 1°35'37"W

OS Eastings: 425863

OS Northings: 604515

OS Grid: NU258045

Mapcode National: GBR K69R.QQ

Mapcode Global: WHC20.H676

Plus Code: 9C7W8CM4+JF

Entry Name: Old Gate Piers to East of Gloster Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237199

Location: Warkworth, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Warkworth

Built-Up Area: Amble

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Amble

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Old gate piers to east of Gloster Hill Farmhouse


Gatepiers, C17. Cut sandstone. Two square piers with attached scroll-topped
jambs. Faces of piers have panels with worn carving; pulvinated frieze and
moulded cornice below finial formed from four diagonally-set scrolly brackets
with fruit and flower designs. Inner (west) faces of piers have domed niches
with keystones.

This was the main entrance to Gloster Hill, a substantial C17 house demolished
in 1939; many architectural features were re-used at Dunstan Hall in Craster
parish (q.v.).

Listing NGR: NU2586304515

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