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Walls, Outbuilding and Railings to South of Ovington Hall, Ovington

Description: Walls, Outbuilding and Railings to South of Ovington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111708

OS Grid Reference: NZ1299814683
OS Grid Coordinates: 412998, 514683
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5273, -1.8007

Location: Girlington Bank, Ovington, Durham DL11 7BW

Locality: Ovington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7BW

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Listing Text

(West end)

7/119 Walls, outbuilding
and railings to
30.7.87 south of Ovington


Garden walls, railings and outbuilding. Mid-C18. Rubble with cut dressings;
stone slate roof on outbuilding; wrought-iron railings.

4-metre high east wall has chamfered coping, and curved step up to boarded
door with wood tympanum in rusticated arch with imposts and keystone; to
south low pent outbuilding with blocked stone-surround window, and 6-panel
door in raised stone surround, on internal face of wall.

1-metre high south wall has similar coping ramped up at each end, carrying
low spiked railings; gateway near east end has small rusticated piers with
banded pyramidal caps.

2.5-metre high west wall has boarded door in raised stone surround; north
part steps in, with old privy in angle, before joining south-west corner
of Hall.

Attached farmbuildings on exterior of west wall are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1299814683

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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