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Gazebo, Terrace Wall and Sheds South-East of Number 7, Heighington

Description: Gazebo, Terrace Wall and Sheds South-East of Number 7

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110793

OS Grid Reference: NZ2510422231
OS Grid Coordinates: 425104, 522231
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5946, -1.6130

Location: Heighington, Darlington DL5 6SD

Locality: Heighington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL5 6SD

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Listing Text

(East side, off)
11/44 Gazebo, terrace
wall and sheds
south-east of No.7
Gazebo, terrace wall with balustrade, former dovecote, now potting shed, and
attached shed. Early-mid C18 buildings and wall; replaced balusters. Gazebo
squared limestone rubble, brick gables and pantiled roof. Potting shed and
shed squared limestone rubble with some brick infill, pantiled roofs; shed has
brick east wall. Rubble wall with cast-concrete balusters. Gazebo at east,
potting shed and shed at west with 45-metre long wall between.
Gazebo and potting shed are built against terrace and are 2-storeyed on south
and single-storeyed on north.
Square-plan gazebo has alternating quoins. 8-panel door on north; first-floor
replaced 16-pane sashes, with intersecting-tracery heads and keyed lintels, on
west and south: Dentilled brick eaves band and shaped angle kneelers.
Square-plan potting shed has altered openings. Blocked breathers with brick
jambs. Boarded opening, with 2 pigeon holes, on east below eaves. Pyramidal
roof with stone ridge tiles. Attached single-storey shed has boarded door on
south gable and east wall in English garden wall (5+1) bond.
Tall terrace wall. Balustrade has short return sections at ends, chamfered
base, square interval piers, moulded coping and replaced balusters.

Listing NGR: NZ2510422231

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Source: English Heritage

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