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Boundary Wall, Gates and Gatepiers of Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainton and Thornton, Middlesbrough

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59850

Location: Stainton and Thornton, Middlesbrough, TS8

County: Middlesbrough

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

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Listing Text

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

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

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