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Latitude: 55.2317 / 55°13'53"N
Longitude: -2.1454 / 2°8'43"W
OS Eastings: 390847
OS Northings: 593058
OS Grid: NY908930
Mapcode National: GBR F7GY.9D
Mapcode Global: WHB10.0RNQ
Entry Name: Gatepiers, Garden Walls, Railings and Sundial, Circa 30 Yards South of Overacres
Listing Date: 10 November 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156318
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239712
Location: Otterburn, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Otterburn
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Otterburn St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 99 SW
26/52 Gatepiers, garden
10.11.51 walls, railings
and sundial, c.30
yards south of
Gatepiers with flanking walls, railings and end pier with sundial. 1720
possibly re-set, for the Howards of Redesdale.
Tall, rusticated corniced piers with the Howard crest set in foliage trails
below the friezes. Friezes each have a wild-man mask flanked by rosettes.
Large urns with festoons, swags and heads, capped by pineapple finials. On
the inner face of each pier the date MDCCXX in a moulded panel.
Flanked by short walls c.3ft high with corniced coping and simple spiked
To left a square, corniced end pier, bearing a multi-faceted sundial on a
Corinthian capital and with a ball finial.
Northumberland County History Vol. XV.
Listing NGR: NY9084793058
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