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Six Pillars 3 Metres East of West Wall of Auckland Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6662 / 54°39'58"N

Longitude: -1.6722 / 1°40'20"W

OS Eastings: 421238

OS Northings: 530173

OS Grid: NZ212301

Mapcode National: GBR JGRH.R2

Mapcode Global: WHC52.8ZY6

Plus Code: 9C6WM88H+F4

Entry Name: Six Pillars 3 Metres East of West Wall of Auckland Castle

Listing Date: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196447

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385603

Location: Auckland Castle Park, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Auckland

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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634-1/8/86 (East side (off))
Six pillars 3 metres east of west
wall of Auckland Castle


6 piers, probably for hay shed. Possibly C17. Coursed squared
stone dressed to correct circle, with ashlar dressings. 6 tall
round piers spaced approx 1.5m apart in a line parallel to
west wall of Castle Yard. Chamfered bases and high plinths.
Chamfered round abaci. Roof removed.

Listing NGR: NZ2123830173

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