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Terrace and Walk with Ornamental Features to South and West of Blagdon Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0873 / 55°5'14"N

Longitude: -1.6646 / 1°39'52"W

OS Eastings: 421505

OS Northings: 577037

OS Grid: NZ215770

Mapcode National: GBR J9TM.D4

Mapcode Global: WHC34.DDKB

Entry Name: Terrace and Walk with Ornamental Features to South and West of Blagdon Hall

Listing Date: 19 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429274

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE13

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:-

STANNINGTON BLAGDON
NZ 2177
13/60 Terrace and walk with
ornamental features to
south and west of
Blagdon Hall
GV II

Paved terraces, gates and gatepiers, dwarf walls, urns, statues, steps, balustrade
and obelisks. Part of Sir Edwin Lutyen's garden scheme, 1926-1938. Cut stone, brick
lead and iron. At east end circular gatepiers with fluted caps hold wrought-iron
double gates with spike standards, fronted by patterned pavement bounded by outer
pier with ball finial and domed glinter. Terrace continues westward. Dwarf walls
link central section of house to 2 classical lead urns on panelled stone plinths.
Steps with side walls lead down to terrace with radial brick-paved sections.
Similar steps to lower terrace ending in pair of obelisks with balustrade between
and flanking steps. Carved shell on external wall face below balustrade.


Listing NGR: NZ2150577037

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

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