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Gateway, Approach Walls and South Wall to St Michael's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Barningham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.4883 / 54°29'17"N

Longitude: -1.8695 / 1°52'10"W

OS Eastings: 408548

OS Northings: 510339

OS Grid: NZ085103

Mapcode National: GBR HJDJ.1T

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.7GZ1

Plus Code: 9C6WF4QJ+85

Entry Name: Gateway, Approach Walls and South Wall to St Michael's Churchyard

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111625

ID on this website: 101310727

Location: Barningham, County Durham, DL11

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barningham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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(North side)

15/36 Gateway, approach
walls and south
wall to St.
Michael's Churchyard


Churchyard gateway and walls. Gateway later C19; walls of several C18 and
C19 builds. Gateway tooled ashlar with wrought-iron gates; walls coursed
rubble with some cut dressings. Patterned double gates in double-chamfered
pointed archway with foliage stops to hoodmould. Memorial inscription to
Lady Augusta Milbank, d.1874, in quatrefoil panel under coped gable with cross
fleury finial. Flat-coped walls 2.5 metres high flank approach lane to
churchyard; at far end boarded door in left wall with lintel dated 1840; and
late C19 attached piers with gabled tops; beside left pier part of a medieval
cross slab built into wall. Similar wall on south side of churchyard extends
15 metres east of entry, and west to south-west corner of churchyard. Set
against the wall west of entry are four C18 headstones and 2 medieval slabs,
one with 6-arm cross, sword and ?knife.

Listing NGR: NZ0854810339

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