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Description: Entrance Screen to North East of Castle Lodge
Date Listed: 10 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 109922
OS Grid Reference: NZ2227937881
OS Grid Coordinates: 422279, 537881
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7354, -1.6555
BRANCEPETH THE VILLAGE
15/41 Entrance screen to
10/5/67 north-east of
as Gate Piers to
Gateway comprising 8 piers, linking walls, gates, railings and overthrow.
Mid C19. Ashlar sandstone piers and walls; iron gates, railings and overthrow.
Central carriageway flanked by narrower pedestrian entrances. Tall pair of
panelled square-plan piers, flanking carriageway,have chamfered caps and
crowning carved stone urns. Similar lower pairs of piers, flanking both
pedestrian entrances, are crowned by vases with gadrooning. Similar end piers.
4 dwarf walls, linking the piers between the 3 entrances and the end piers,
have plinths and projecting chamfered copings. Central 2-leaf gate has rising
curved middle and top rails and closely-spaced uprights with spear-headed
finials above small X-scrolls, increasing in height towards centre. Similar
railings in pedestrian entrances and on the dwarf walls. Simple curved
overthrow with central spherical glass lamp.
Listing NGR: NZ2228237885
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Source: English Heritage
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