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Walls, Gates and Piers in Front of Church of St Cuthbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Benfieldside, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8684 / 54°52'6"N

Longitude: -1.8564 / 1°51'22"W

OS Eastings: 409315

OS Northings: 552636

OS Grid: NZ093526

Mapcode National: GBR HDG4.WL

Mapcode Global: WHC40.GW7P

Entry Name: Walls, Gates and Piers in Front of Church of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 21 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438636

Location: County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Benfieldside

Built-Up Area: Consett

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Benfieldside

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


(South side)
5/29 (inset) Walls, gates and
piers in front of
Church of St.Cuthbert

Walls and piers and gates. Circa 1850 by John Dobson. Sandstone rubble walls
with ashlar coping; ashlar coarse sandstone piers; wrought and cast iron gates.
Coursed rubble walls have low-sloped coping and terminate in square piers with
pyramidal copings. Gate piers are square and chamfered, with blind trefoil
decoration in roll-moulded gabled coping. Gates have wrought iron railings
with spear finials, linked by Gothic-arched bars which have flower decoration;
cast-iron dogbars with spearheads.

Listing NGR: NZ0931552636

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

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