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Latitude: 54.5198 / 54°31'11"N
Longitude: -1.26 / 1°15'36"W
OS Eastings: 447997
OS Northings: 514089
OS Grid: NZ479140
Mapcode National: GBR MJN5.0J
Mapcode Global: WHD75.MN6D
Entry Name: Boundary Wall, Gates and Gatepiers of Church of St. Peter and St. Paul
Listing Date: 23 June 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 59850
Location: Stainton and Thornton, Middlesbrough, TS8
Civil Parish: Stainton and Thornton
Built-Up Area: Middlesbrough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Stainton-in-Cleveland St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: York
STAINTON AND THORNTON ROAD,
NZ 41 SE (4813) THORNTON east side.
5/128 Boundary wall, gates
and gatepiers of
23.6.66 Church of St. Peter
and St. Paul.
2 pairs of gatepiers, mid/late C17; boundary/retaining wall, C18 and early
C19; and late C19 gates. Dressed sandstone, and iron gates. Wall, with
chamfered copings, encloses north and west sides of churchyard. North
gatepiers have plain bases and shafts, entablature caps with
bolection-moulded frieze and ball-on-stem finials. 2-leaf gates have
diamond vertical bars, the end bars with urn finials; similar plain
pedestrian gate, at right, with short plain piers. West gatepiers similar,
but with ogee-domed caps; up 6 steps. Similar 2-leaf gates. HISTORY:
gatepiers may have been removed here from Thornton Hall, demolished c.1800.
Brick wall adjoining west gatepiers, is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ4799714089
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