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Garden Walls and Piers to Nos.8 to 15, Gainford

Description: Garden Walls and Piers to Nos.8 to 15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111067

OS Grid Reference: NZ1690016867
OS Grid Coordinates: 416900, 516867
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5468, -1.7402

Location: Low Road, Gainford, Durham DL2 3DN

Locality: Gainford
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3DN

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Listing Text

(South side)

9/114 Garden walls and
piers to Nos.8 to 15

Walled gardens. Probably early C19. Sandstone rubble. Triangular area of
sloping land between High Row and Low Road bounded by 1.5 to 2.0 metre high
wall with flat coping. Area subdivided by north-south walls into seven walled
gardens; divisions correspond to Nos. 8 to 15 High Row. Several of gardens
to east have terrace to north with mainly rebuilt, low retaining walls. Three
square-plan piers with rounded caps and ball finials opposite Nos. 8 and 9
High Row.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ1690016867

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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