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Walls, Piers and Gate Flanking Drive to Egglestone Hall Rear Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6054 / 54°36'19"N

Longitude: -2.0036 / 2°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 399865

OS Northings: 523357

OS Grid: NY998233

Mapcode National: GBR GHG5.0W

Mapcode Global: WHB45.6H5S

Entry Name: Walls, Piers and Gate Flanking Drive to Egglestone Hall Rear Yard

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111809

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9923 (North side, off)

25/8 Walls, piers and
gate flanking
drive to Eggleston
Hall rear yard
Garden retaining walls, with piers and gate, and churchyard wall. Probably
late C18. Coursed squared sandstone in dry construction with ashlar dressings
and piers. North wall extending around curve of graveyard at west and
continuing as garden wall, c.l-metre high with gently-rounded stone coping.
Railings removed. In centre of garden 2 square piers with domed pyramidal
tops flank later scrolled gate and support simple curved overthrow. Steps
curve from these into the garden, flanked by curved retaining walls to height
of drive wall. South wall in similar style curves in to flank steps to
garden, the returns ending in flat-coped low square piers.

Listing NGR: NY9986523357

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

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