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Gazebo and Garden Wall Adjoining the West Wing, Holywell Hall, Brancepeth

Description: Gazebo and Garden Wall Adjoining the West Wing, Holywell Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 September 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 109892

OS Grid Reference: NZ2502137330
OS Grid Coordinates: 425021, 537330
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7303, -1.6130

Location: Brandon, Durham DH7 8EH

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8EH

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NW and NZ 23 NE
(South side)
5/11 and 6/11 Inset Gazebo and garden
16/9/75 wall adjoining The
West Wing,
Holywell Hall

Garden wall and gazebo. Mid-late C18. Narrow hand-made brick wall in
irregular English garden wall bond. South-west wall of gazebo in hand-made
brick; remainder coursed rubble with squared quoins.
3.5-metre tall wall runs south-west for c.60 metres from The West Wing of
Holywell Hall. Brick coping and regularly-spaced buttresses on south; partly
rebuilt in engineering brick near junction with gazebo.
Low 2-storey, square-plan gazebo. Large blocked Venetian window on south-west
face has stone key and lintels over side lights. C20 vehicle opening on
north-east. Wood ladder-stair to first-floor doorway on south-east. Parapet,
with moulded coping, is slightly ramped up at corners. Roofless.
Wall and gazebo included for group value. One-storey addition on south-east
of gazebo is not of special interest. Derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2502137330

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Source: English Heritage

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