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Wall and Gate Piers to East of Corby Castle

A Grade I Listed Building in Great Corby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8805 / 54°52'49"N

Longitude: -2.823 / 2°49'22"W

OS Eastings: 347296

OS Northings: 554276

OS Grid: NY472542

Mapcode National: GBR 8DQ0.M8

Mapcode Global: WH804.LLYF

Entry Name: Wall and Gate Piers to East of Corby Castle

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77722

Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Wetheral

Built-Up Area: Great Corby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wetheral Holy Trinity and St Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

WETHERAL GREAT CORBY
NY 4754

15/140 Wall and gate piers
1. 4.57. to East of Corby
Castle

G.V. I

Screen walls and gate piers. 1844 for Philip Howard. Dressed red sandstone,
with moulded dressings. 4 piers at entrance (2 at each side) of squared columns
with decorative console brackets to sides, moulded cornice surmounted by carved
Grecian vases; piers joined by curved wall. Wall extends approximately 50
metres to either side of entrance and is of 5 courses with chamfered plinth
course, moulded coping, terminating furthest away from entrance, by piers with
dated panel, coat of arms and initials P.H. Railings, removed during 1939-45
war. Included for G.V. with gate lodge.


Listing NGR: NY4729654276

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