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Entrance Gateway to Windlestone Hall, with Piers, Quadrant Walls and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Windlestone, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6552 / 54°39'18"N

Longitude: -1.5902 / 1°35'24"W

OS Eastings: 426536

OS Northings: 528976

OS Grid: NZ265289

Mapcode National: GBR KGBM.J0

Mapcode Global: WHC59.J8Z3

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway to Windlestone Hall, with Piers, Quadrant Walls and Gates

Listing Date: 9 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160316

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112286

Location: Windlestone, County Durham, DL17

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Windlestone

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Coundon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


NZ 22 NE WINDLESTONE A 689
(South side)
Windlestone Park

9/86 Entrance gateway to
9/1/68 Windlestone Hall,
with piers,
quadrant walls
and gates
GV II

Quadrant walls, piers and gates at north entrance to Windlestone Hall.
Probably early C19; walls altered. Sandstone ashlar piers and walls; wrought
iron gates. C18 style. Segmental-topped dwarf walls with chamfered rustication:
raised, and coping re-used. Pyramidal coping on front square piers; wide
cornices and ball finials on gate piers. Gates swept up to outer ends have
top and bottom bands of quatrefoils linking massive spear-headed uprights of
octagonal section.


Listing NGR: NZ2653628976

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

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