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Description: Garden Wall, Gates and 2 Statues, South-West of Biddick Hall
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109357
OS Grid Reference: NZ3143852756
OS Grid Coordinates: 431438, 552756
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8686, -1.5117
BOURNMOOR LAMBTON PARK
NZ 35 SW
5/11 Inset Garden wall, gates
and 2 statues,
Garden wall, 2 gates and 2 statues. Probably C17 statues; mid-late C18 wall
and gates. Carved stone statues, hand-made brick wall and wrought-iron gates.
Tall wall with regularly-spaced flat buttresses runs west for c.65 metres;
short return section at east end. Wall, mainly in English garden wall bond,
is partly rebuilt at east end and has moulded stone coping; ball finial at
west end. Round-arched doorway, to east of centre, has round-headed gate with
close-set bars, rails and delicate scrolls around margins and centre. Similar
square-headed gate with side panels attached to west end of wall. Return
section has round-arched doorway flanked by 2 statues: one female; the other
a man in armour slaying the legendary Lambton worm.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ3143852756
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Source: English Heritage
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