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Gate Piers to Shotley Hall, with Attached Forecourt Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8696 / 54°52'10"N

Longitude: -1.8634 / 1°51'48"W

OS Eastings: 408863

OS Northings: 552766

OS Grid: NZ088527

Mapcode National: GBR HDF4.C5

Mapcode Global: WHC40.BVXS

Entry Name: Gate Piers to Shotley Hall, with Attached Forecourt Walls

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303057

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240604

Location: Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland, DH8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Shotley Low Quarter

Built-Up Area: Consett

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Shotley St John

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

SHOTLEY LOW QUARTER A.691 (South Side)
NZ 05 SE
Shotley Bridge.
17/234 Gate piers to
Shotley Hall, with
attached forecourt
walls.

GV II


Gate piers and forecourt walls, probably 1856. Piers with chamfered
plinths and angles; moulded pyramidal caps carrying earlier statues
(to left Perseus with Gorgon's head, to right figure in C18 dress)
bought from gatehouse at Greenhead (demolished in 1964): To left
stepped wall with chamfered coping joins Gate Lodge (q.v.) and
continues beyond, returning to lower front wall which has double-
chamfered coping. Smaller forecourt to right similarly enclosed; front
walls swept at drive entrance.


Listing NGR: NZ0886352766

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

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