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Boundary Wall Ha-Ha Wall Gates and Gatepiers to South of Kirkleatham Hall School

A Grade II Listed Building in Dormanstown, Redcar and Cleveland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5879 / 54°35'16"N

Longitude: -1.0768 / 1°4'36"W

OS Eastings: 459760

OS Northings: 521807

OS Grid: NZ597218

Mapcode National: GBR NHXD.P4

Mapcode Global: WHF80.FYH6

Entry Name: Boundary Wall Ha-Ha Wall Gates and Gatepiers to South of Kirkleatham Hall School

Listing Date: 29 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60331

Location: Redcar and Cleveland, TS11

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Electoral Ward/Division: Dormanstown

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkleatham

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

REDCAR KIRKLEATHAM
NZ 52 SE and NZ 62 SW
4/75 Boundary wall, ha-ha wall,
gates and gatepiers to
south of Kirkleatham
Hall School.
G.V. II.

Ha-Ha wall, mid/late C18; boundary wall c.1800; and gates and gatepiers
1919; on southern boundary of grounds of Kirkleatham Hall School and
Washaways Plantation. Dressed sandstone; ashlar gatepiers and flanking
parts of wall; iron gates. Ha-ha wall runs for c.210m. alongside stream,
and is ramped up at east end, to high boundary wall of Washaways Plantation,
which curves gently to north-east, running for c.350m, terminating in gates
and gatepiers. Walls have flat copings. Banded rusticated gatepiers, each
with narrow cornice under short pedestal with heavily-moulded cornice and
ball finial. 2-leaf gates, segment-headed when closed. Each leaf has
dograil of arrowheads, scrolled panel of double lockrail supporting
waterleaf ornament and verticals alternately turned. Scrolled mock
overthrow and crestings. Ha-ha wall formerly fronted grounds of Kirkleatham
Hall (demolished 1955) and gates and gatepiers formed entrance to driveway
leading to the Hall. Gates dilapidated at time of resuvey. Included for
group value and as integral with layout of grounds of Kirkleatham Hall and
Stable Block (Kirkleatham Hall Farm, q.v.).


Listing NGR: NZ5976021807

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