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Lamp Standard, Dwarf Piers and Chains in Front of Doxford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Doxford, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8686 / 54°52'6"N

Longitude: -1.4165 / 1°24'59"W

OS Eastings: 437546

OS Northings: 552797

OS Grid: NZ375527

Mapcode National: GBR LDK4.4K

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.6WQK

Entry Name: Lamp Standard, Dwarf Piers and Chains in Front of Doxford House

Listing Date: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391639

Location: Sunderland, SR3

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Doxford

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Silksworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


920-1/6/274 (West side)
Lamp standard, dwarf piers and
chains in front of Doxford House


Lamp standard, dwarf piers and chains to forecourt of Doxford
House forebuilding (qv). c1900. Stone piers, cast-iron lamp
standard and wrought-iron chains enclose a semicircular plot
opposite the forebuilding. Bulbous rusticated base supports
elaborately moulded lamp standard with large lantern;
pyramidal top and spike finial. Tapered square piers with
prominent cornices have iron ball finials through which are
slotted chains with large spikes.

Listing NGR: NZ3754652797

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

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