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Gate Piers and Gates at Mainsforth Hall North Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Middleham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6783 / 54°40'41"N

Longitude: -1.5142 / 1°30'51"W

OS Eastings: 431421

OS Northings: 531573

OS Grid: NZ314315

Mapcode National: GBR KGVB.ZR

Mapcode Global: WHC54.QN4Y

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Gates at Mainsforth Hall North Entrance

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112219

Location: Bishop Middleham, County Durham, DL17

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Middleham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Upper Skerne

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


7/13 Gate piers and
gates at Mainsforth
Hall north entrance

Gate piers and gates. Mid C19 in style of C18. Sandstone ashlar piers;
wrought iron gates. Rusticated square piers with plinths and cornices have
collars and stepped copings with large pineapple finials. Gates have leaf-
and-bud finials,as have dogbars, and spiral finials on principals; paired
scrolls on dogbars; patterned bands.

Right pier coping dislodged at time of survey.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ3142131573

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

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