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Piers, Wall, Gate and Railings South of Biddick Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournmoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8686 / 54°52'7"N

Longitude: -1.5114 / 1°30'41"W

OS Eastings: 431453

OS Northings: 552761

OS Grid: NZ314527

Mapcode National: GBR KDW4.KJ

Mapcode Global: WHC45.RWGH

Plus Code: 9C6WVF9Q+FC

Entry Name: Piers, Wall, Gate and Railings South of Biddick Hall

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109356

Location: Bournmoor, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bournmoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/10 Inset Piers, wall ,gate
and railings south
of Biddick Hall

Piers, wall , railings and gate. Probably early C18 gate; C19 piers, wall
and railings. Stone piers and wall; wrought-iron gate and railings.

Low 30-metre-long wall. End piers have chamfered arrises and rounded tops.
Tall central gate has double rails at bottom and middle infilled by linked
scrolls; shaped lock plate. Gate panels have delicate bifurcated scrolls with
some foliage and flower motifs; heart-shaped upper panel, partly enclosing
later roundel with monogram D (for Earl of Durham),surmounted by scrolled
crest. Hanging and meeting posts have spike finials and scrolled supports to
flanking lower railings. Railings have double rails at bottom and top infilled
by scrollwork; alternating panels with interlacing scrolls and with wavy and
straight bars.

Listing NGR: NZ3145352761

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

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