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Gate Piers, End Piers, Gate and Linking Walls at Entrance to Lartington Squash Club, Lartington

Description: Gate Piers, End Piers, Gate and Linking Walls at Entrance to Lartington Squash Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111264

OS Grid Reference: NZ0207017725
OS Grid Coordinates: 402070, 517725
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5548, -1.9695

Location: B6277, Lartington, Durham DL12 9BP

Locality: Lartington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9BP

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Listing Text

NZ 0217
(North side)
32/95 Gate piers, end
piers, gate and
linking walls at
entrance to Lartington
Squash Club
Gate and end piers, linking walls and gate. Mid C19, possibly by J.A. Hansom
who worked at Lartington Hall c.1867. Sandstone ashlar; cast-iron gate and

Tall banded gate and end piers with alternating blocks of ashlar and vermiculated
rustication. Top blocks defined by projecting bands. End piers with low
pyramidal caps. Gate piers with crowning cornices and identical caps. Low
serpentine linking walls, with chamfered coping stones, have short railings with
stylised fleur-de-lys heads. Single-leaf gate has heavy scrollwork and ramped
end sections with urn finials.

Listing NGR: NZ0207017725

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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