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Piers, Walls and Gates, 60 Metres West of Harraton Lodge, North Lodge

Description: Piers, Walls and Gates, 60 Metres West of Harraton Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109389

OS Grid Reference: NZ2867753523
OS Grid Coordinates: 428677, 553523
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8757, -1.5546

Location: Bonemill Lane, North Lodge, Durham NE38 9JD

Locality: North Lodge
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: NE38 9JD

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
(South side)
4/46 Piers, walls and
gates, 60 metres
west of Harraton

Piers, walls and gates. Circa 1815 by Ignatius Bonomi for John Lambton, later
1st. Earl of Durham. Ashlar sandstone walls and piers; iron gates. Pair of
tall gate piers, 4 end piers and serpentine linking walls. Classical style.

Large 2-stage gate piers. Tall corniced lower stage has chamfered rustication,
set-back round-arched niche with console keystone and imposts. Shorter pedestal-
like upper stage has recessed carved panel (with Ram's head and festoon) flanked
by piers; plinth, dentilled cornice and blocking course break forward at ends.

Tall quadrant walls with plinth and stepped coping. Short end sections of
convex quadrant wall framed by battered piers with chamfered rustication and
shaped caps.

Pair of large gates with narrow side panels: close-set bars and dogbars with
spike finials; double top rail with linked half-circles.

Listing NGR: NZ2867753523

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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