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Garden and Yard Walls at Old Park Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Spennymoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6924 / 54°41'32"N

Longitude: -1.6425 / 1°38'33"W

OS Eastings: 423138

OS Northings: 533098

OS Grid: NZ231330

Mapcode National: GBR JGZ5.6P

Mapcode Global: WHC52.RB12

Entry Name: Garden and Yard Walls at Old Park Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112265

Location: Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Spennymoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Byers Green

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


5/64 Garden and yard
walls at Old Park
Hall Farmhouse

Garden and yard walls, with gateway and piers, to Old Park Hall farmhouse
(q.v.); south yard wall is ruin of Old Park Hall. Mostly early C18, with
medieval ruin incorporated. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and
quoins; brick and render coping on garden wall facing road.

Garden wall polygonal in plan, with gateway at south-east leading from field.
Yard wall attached to south-east of garden wall is L-plan, with piers flanking
entrance to field in west, and ruin of house incorporated in south. Garden
wall c.2.5 metres high, with irregular flat stone coping; quoins at each
corner; at south-east a Tudor-arched chamfered gateway with alternate-block
jambs and large lintel, all tooled.

Yard wall interrupted by 2 square piers, rebated on inner edges, in west part;
south part, one metre high, has wide rectangular chamfered window, with holes
for horizontal bars, which survives from manor house.

Listing NGR: NZ2313833098

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

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