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Carrmire Gates Wall and End Turrets

A Grade I Listed Building in Bulmer, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1074 / 54°6'26"N

Longitude: -0.9121 / 0°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 471228

OS Northings: 468498

OS Grid: SE712684

Mapcode National: GBR QN2Y.BC

Mapcode Global: WHFBL.Y0VZ

Entry Name: Carrmire Gates Wall and End Turrets

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Last Amended: 15 July 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329495

Location: Bulmer, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Bulmer

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text



4/5 Carrmire Gates and Wall
and end turrets
25.1.54 (Formerly listed as Carrmire
Gate, Castle Howard)

Gateway to Castle Howard demesne, and flanking wall with end turrets. Early
C18 by Vanbrugh or Hawksmoor. Limestone rubble brough to course. Round-
arched triple-keyed gateway beneath open pediment flanked by square
rusticated piers each surmounted by pyramids. Battlemented wall to either
side running approximately 30 metres and terminating in buttressed circular
2-stage mock medieval turrets with cruciform arrow slits and battlements.
Pevsner "Yorkshire: The North Riding" 1966.

Listing NGR: SE7122068544

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