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Gatepiers and Forecourt Walls to Front of Newby Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Newby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5849 / 54°35'5"N

Longitude: -2.6352 / 2°38'6"W

OS Eastings: 359045

OS Northings: 521264

OS Grid: NY590212

Mapcode National: GBR BH1F.86

Mapcode Global: WH92X.H0CY

Entry Name: Gatepiers and Forecourt Walls to Front of Newby Hall

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Last Amended: 24 November 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74082

Location: Newby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Newby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Morland St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NEWBY

1254/1/63 NEWBY
06-FEB-68 (South side)
Gatepiers and Forecourt Walls to Front
of Newby Hall

II

Gatepiers, forecourt walls and attached enclosure walling to east. Lintel to door in east return wall dated 1685 with initials I. & E.N. (Nevinsn). Coursed rubble walls, ashlar piers. Front walls c.2 1/2 ft high; wide, flat copings with moulded edge. Gate piers square in plan, c.10 ft high overall: Chamfered ashlar blocks with fluted cap; cornice surmounted by ball finial with gadrooned upper hemisphere. Return walls c.8 ft high. Each wall has doorway through, adjoining house; east doorway has chamfered surround with ornately carved lintel, west doorway has chamfered lintel. West face of west side wall with 2 bee boles. Bonded to east end of forecourt front walling, approx 215 ft long and 6ft high, formerly part of enclosure walling of the garden and orchard of Newby Hall.

Listing NGR: NY5904521264

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

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