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Gateway and Railings at Entrance to Western Lodge, Durham

Description: Gateway and Railings at Entrance to Western Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110525

OS Grid Reference: NZ2613643516
OS Grid Coordinates: 426136, 543516
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7859, -1.5951

Location: Whitesmocks, Durham DH1 4HN

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 4HN

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE (East side)

4/472 Gateway and railings
at entrance to Western


Pedestrian and vehicle gates and flanking railings on dwarf walls. Early C19.
Cast iron; ashlar walls. Tapered round piers with moulded leaf-patterned capitals
form vehicle entrance and left pedestrian entrance, and terminate quadrant walls
and railings. Low rounded coping on walls. Foliage finials on railings and gates.
Founder's name JAMES GIMSON GATESHEAD on lock perhaps refers to gates and railings.

Listing NGR: NZ2613643516

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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