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Garden Wall, Gates and 2 Statues, South-West of Biddick Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournmoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8686 / 54°52'6"N

Longitude: -1.5117 / 1°30'41"W

OS Eastings: 431438

OS Northings: 552757

OS Grid: NZ314527

Mapcode National: GBR KDW4.JJ

Mapcode Global: WHC45.RWCJ

Entry Name: Garden Wall, Gates and 2 Statues, South-West of Biddick Hall

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109357

Location: Bournmoor, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bournmoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/11 Inset Garden wall, gates
and 2 statues,
south-west of
Biddick Hall

Garden wall, 2 gates and 2 statues. Probably C17 statues; mid-late C18 wall
and gates. Carved stone statues, hand-made brick wall and wrought-iron gates.

Tall wall with regularly-spaced flat buttresses runs west for c.65 metres;
short return section at east end. Wall, mainly in English garden wall bond,
is partly rebuilt at east end and has moulded stone coping; ball finial at
west end. Round-arched doorway, to east of centre, has round-headed gate with
close-set bars, rails and delicate scrolls around margins and centre. Similar
square-headed gate with side panels attached to west end of wall. Return
section has round-arched doorway flanked by 2 statues: one female; the other
a man in armour slaying the legendary Lambton worm.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ3143852756

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

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