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2 Bastions and Terrace Wall 25 Metres West of Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

Description: 2 Bastions and Terrace Wall 25 Metres West of Brancepeth Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109909

OS Grid Reference: NZ2226137717
OS Grid Coordinates: 422261, 537717
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7339, -1.6558

Location: Brandon, Durham DH7 8DZ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2237 22263772
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/28 2 bastions and
terrace wall 25
metres west of
Brancepeth Castle
2 bastions and terrace retaining wall. Early-mid C19. Dressed sandstone with
tooled ashlar coping. 2 semicircular bastions, at north and south ends of
35-metre long terrace wall, built into steep valley side as garden feature.
Slightly-projecting parapets with chamfered coping. Short flight of steps at
north end. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2226337724

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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