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Gate Piers and Walls in Front of Pontop Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnopfield and Dipton, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8773 / 54°52'38"N

Longitude: -1.7703 / 1°46'13"W

OS Eastings: 414837

OS Northings: 553639

OS Grid: NZ148536

Mapcode National: GBR JD21.JF

Mapcode Global: WHC41.SN6V

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Walls in Front of Pontop Hall

Listing Date: 21 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439240

Location: County Durham, DH9

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Burnopfield and Dipton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnopfield and Dipton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 15 SW STANLEY A 692 (North side)
Dipton
6/132 Gate piers and
walls in front of
Pontop Hall
GV II
Gate piers and garden wall to Pontop Hall (q.v.). Early C18. Sandstone rubble
wall with stone coping; ashlar piers. Wall about one metre high in front of
house, interrupted by wide entrance with 2 piers. Piers are square, with
alternate-block rustication and large cornices; ball finials on cruciform
scroll brackets, one bracket missing.
Wall continues around garden at right, and is ramped to 2 metres high.


Listing NGR: NZ1483753639

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

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