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Garden Wall and Gates to South East of Croxdale Hall, Croxdale and Hett

Description: Garden Wall and Gates to South East of Croxdale Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109934

OS Grid Reference: NZ2739937830
OS Grid Coordinates: 427399, 537830
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7347, -1.5760

Location: Hett, Durham DH6 5JP

Locality: Croxdale and Hett
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 5JP

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Listing Text

NZ 2737
17/53 Garden wall and
gates to south-east
of Croxdale Hall
Wall and 2 gates, surrounding 3 sides of garden to south of south courtyard
range (see Item 17/52). Probably mid C18 wall and east gate. Early C20 west
gate. Squared sandstone rubble wall with dressed coping blocks. Iron gates.
1.0 to 1.5-metre high wall. 20-metre long west wall with rounded south-west
corner. 40-metre long south wall is partly broken down at west. 30-metre
long east wall runs north to join one-storey east range of courtyard buildings
(see Item 17/51). Narrow gateways near centres of east and west walls. Small
2-leaf east gate has double rails and bars forming margin around 2 central
panels. Delicate bifurcated scrollwork; centre of each large upper panel has
small vase with single rose on thin stem. Similar scrolled crest. 2-leaf
west gate has double rails and closely-paced bars. Each panel has a central
roundel containing silhouette of a cockerel encircled by foliage decoration.

Listing NGR: NZ2739937830

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Source: English Heritage

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