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Gate Piers, Gates, Overthrow and Stile 25 Metres North West of Church of St Brandon

A Grade II Listed Building in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.734 / 54°44'2"N

Longitude: -1.6529 / 1°39'10"W

OS Eastings: 422447

OS Northings: 537722

OS Grid: NZ224377

Mapcode National: GBR JFWP.YS

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.L83P

Entry Name: Gate Piers, Gates, Overthrow and Stile 25 Metres North West of Church of St Brandon

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109906

Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brancepeth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Brancepeth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/25 Inset Gate piers, gates,
overthrow and stile,
25 metres north-
west of Church of
St. Brandon

Gate piers, with gates and overthrow, and stile. Early C18 piers, C19 stile,
mid C19 overthrow and early C20 gates. Dressed sandstone piers and stile,
iron overthrow and wood gates. Pair of tall, square-plan piers have low
plinths and entablatures with deep cornices. Added ogee caps on chamfered
bases with ball finials. Finial of right pier is missing. Large stile, of
5 steps on both sides of opening in churchyard wall, has curving side walls
with gabled coping. Arched overthrow with simple scrollwork supports spherical
glass lamp. 2-leaf gates with barley-sugar bars. Flanking churchyard wall
is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2245037724

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

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