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Flight of Steps with Flanking Wall and Retaining Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6129 / 54°36'46"N

Longitude: -2.0087 / 2°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 399534

OS Northings: 524197

OS Grid: NY995241

Mapcode National: GBR GHD3.X5

Mapcode Global: WHB45.39QZ

Entry Name: Flight of Steps with Flanking Wall and Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121637

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111829

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

(West end)
19/27 Flight of steps
with flanking wall
and retaining wall
Flight of steps giving pedestrian access to terrace of houses, with flanking
walls and handrail attached. Mid C19 for London Lead Company. Coursed dry
sandstone rubble walls, wrought-iron posts and handrail, and ashlar steps.
Long curved flight of steps from lane to west of Prospect Terrace; c. 4-metre-
high wall to lane, with flat stone lintel over entrance to steps, and retaining
wall to same height on east side of steps, both with rubble coping. Plain
round-section handrail attached to east wall by iron eyes and 2 posts. A good
example of dry stone construction.

Listing NGR: NY9953424197

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