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Piers, Walls, Gates and Railings at East Lodge, Hermitage Park, Chester-le-Street

Description: Piers, Walls, Gates and Railings at East Lodge, Hermitage Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 109370

OS Grid Reference: NZ2736350109
OS Grid Coordinates: 427363, 550109
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8451, -1.5754

Location: A167, Chester-le-Street, Durham DH3 3XB

Locality: Chester-le-Street
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 3XB

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Listing Text

(west side, off)
1387/4/24 Piers, walls, gates and
railings at East Lodge,
Hermitage Park
(formerly listed under
A167 (T))

GV 29/7/50 II

Piers, walls, gates and railings. Probably early C20. Ashlar walls and piers; wrought-iron gates and railings. Late C17 style. Pair of tall gate piers with moulded plinths and single sunk panels on each face; piers and corniced caps break back at corners and are surmounted by enriched stone urns. Simlar and smaller end piers without urns. Linking flat-coped serpentine walls. Pair of large gates with interlinked scrolls and elaborate crests; curved railings with similar scrollwork.

Listing NGR: NZ2736350109

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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