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Bastion 30 Metres South of Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

Description: Bastion 30 Metres South of Brancepeth Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109908

OS Grid Reference: NZ2230437643
OS Grid Coordinates: 422304, 537643
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7333, -1.6551

Location: Brandon, Durham DH7 8DZ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2237 22303764
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/27 Bastion 30 metres
south of
Brancepeth Castle
Bastion. Early-mid C19. Dressed sandstone with tooled ashlar coping.
Semicircular-plan bastion built as garden feature into steep valley side.
Slightly-projecting embattled parapet with chamfered coping. Short return
walls at ends. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2230437643

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Source: English Heritage

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