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Gates and Gate Piers at Entrance to Humbledon Pumping Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnes, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8904 / 54°53'25"N

Longitude: -1.4062 / 1°24'22"W

OS Eastings: 438187

OS Northings: 555231

OS Grid: NZ381552

Mapcode National: GBR V82.FF

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.CBMT

Plus Code: 9C6WVHRV+4G

Entry Name: Gates and Gate Piers at Entrance to Humbledon Pumping Station

Listing Date: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391587

Location: Barnes, Sunderland, SR3

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnes

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Bishopwearmouth St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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920-1/15/202 (West side)
Gates and gate piers at entrance to
Humbledon Pumping Station


Gates and gate piers to Humbledon water pumping station (qv).
c1846. By Thomas Hawksley. Ashlar piers and wrought-iron
gates. Wide square piers with low pyramidal coping are
completely plain except for deep concave recess on inner rear
corner to receive gates. Gates have spiral finials to hinge
side uprights which have shaped projections to receive top
rail; similar projection on central upright which, like
others, has spear-head finial. Similar dog bars rise through
double central rails. Gates slightly damaged at time of

Listing NGR: NZ3818755231

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