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Latitude: 54.7476 / 54°44'51"N
Longitude: -2.0065 / 2°0'23"W
OS Eastings: 399678
OS Northings: 539185
OS Grid: NY996391
Mapcode National: GBR GFFJ.DW
Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4XSS
Entry Name: Churchyard Wall with Gates, Piers and War Memorial
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1231956
English Heritage Legacy ID: 406910
Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Stanhope
Built-Up Area: Stanhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope
Church of England Diocese: Durham
STANHOPE MARKET PLACE
NY 9939 (North side)
with gates, piers
and War Memorial
Wall, gate piers, gates and War Memorial. Mid C19 and early C20. Rubble and
ashlar sandstone; wrought iron. Coursed rubble wall with tooled, chamfered
coping. On south side chamfered square gate piers of dressed stone with plinth,
broach stops, torus band and stepped pyramidal cap with ball finial. Gates
have pointed standards, dog bars and roundels in top rail. Iron alms box set
into wall to left of gates. Further left World War I memorial cross,of ashlar
on high plinth, and stepped base, inserted in stepped opening in the wall.
A similar opening, further left again, displays a fossil tree. Wall runs round
3 sides of churchyard.
Listing NGR: NY9967839185
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 24 July 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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