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Terrace Retaining Wall, South of Lambton Castle, North Lodge

Description: Terrace Retaining Wall, South of Lambton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109391

OS Grid Reference: NZ2983552541
OS Grid Coordinates: 429835, 552541
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8668, -1.5367

Location: Black Dr, Bournmoor, Durham DH3 4PY

Locality: North Lodge
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4PY

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
4/48 Terrace retaining
wall, south of
Lambton Castle

South terrace retaining wall. Circa 1822-8 by Ignatius Bonomi. Ashlar sandstone.

Tall buttressed wall runs east for c.90 metres then north-east for c.35 metres.
Later and shorter abutments between buttresses. Embattled parapet with semi-
octagonal, corbelled-out turrets above each buttress; similar square-plan turret
at west end; flight of stone steps at east end.

Unstable due to mining subsidence at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2983552541

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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