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Gate Towers and Walls on West Side of Stable Yard, 15m North of the Castle, Castle Eden

Description: Gate Towers and Walls on West Side of Stable Yard, 15m North of the Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 109420

OS Grid Reference: NZ4272438833
OS Grid Coordinates: 442724, 538833
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7427, -1.3379

Location: Peterlee, Durham SR8 1NN

Locality: Castle Eden
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: SR8 1NN

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Listing Text

(South side)

10/8 Gate towers and walls on
west side of stable yard,
15m north of the Castle

Two gate towers and section of embattled wall attached to north. Probably early
C19. Partly-rendered limestone rubble. Gothick style. Square-plan towers,
flanking west entrance to stable yard, have chamfered mid-wall band with blank
quatrefoils below and small cross loops and battlements above. Embattled wall
has similar features and canted north-west corner. Included for group value.
Lean-to buildings, in stable yard, not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ4272438833

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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