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Garden Walls, Gateways and Gate Piers Attached to Nunnington Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunnington, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2066 / 54°12'23"N

Longitude: -0.9726 / 0°58'21"W

OS Eastings: 467111

OS Northings: 479476

OS Grid: SE671794

Mapcode National: GBR PMNS.7S

Mapcode Global: WHFB0.1J4G

Entry Name: Garden Walls, Gateways and Gate Piers Attached to Nunnington Hall

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329306

Location: Nunnington, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Nunnington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Nunnington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 664790
(east side, off)
9/43 Garden walls, gateways
and gate piers attached
14.7.55 to Nunnington Hall


Garden walls, gateways and gate piers at either side of Nunnington Hall.
Late C17; south gateway relocated from north side of Nunnington Hall during
minor alterations by Walter Brierley. Gateways and gate piers of limestone
ashlar with walls of dressed limestone; wrought- and cast-iron gates.
Walls: approximately 3.5 metres high, originally with moulded coping,
replaced in places by flat coping. Gateways in north and south garden
walls. Approximately 5.8 metres high, of bolstered blocks beneath
entablature with moulded cornice and broken pediment,containing cartouche,
and ball and pedestal finial. Gateway in south wall replaces a clair-voyee
which was part of the original garden design and subsequently removed.
Present gateway contains wrought-iron gate which reproduces the balcony
design on the hall south front. Gate piers in east and west garden walls.
Approximately 4.5 metres high, of bolstered blocks with moulded cornice and
ball and pedestal finials. Opening in east wall contains cast-iron gates of
fleur-de-lys-tipped railings.

Listing NGR: SE6711179476

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

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