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Flight of Steps with Flanking Wall and Retaining Wall, Eggleston

Description: Flight of Steps with Flanking Wall and Retaining Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111829

OS Grid Reference: NY9953424197
OS Grid Coordinates: 399534, 524197
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6129, -2.0087

Location: B6278, Eggleston, Durham DL12 0AR

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0AR

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Listing Text

(West end)
19/27 Flight of steps
with flanking wall
and retaining wall
Flight of steps giving pedestrian access to terrace of houses, with flanking
walls and handrail attached. Mid C19 for London Lead Company. Coursed dry
sandstone rubble walls, wrought-iron posts and handrail, and ashlar steps.
Long curved flight of steps from lane to west of Prospect Terrace; c. 4-metre-
high wall to lane, with flat stone lintel over entrance to steps, and retaining
wall to same height on east side of steps, both with rubble coping. Plain
round-section handrail attached to east wall by iron eyes and 2 posts. A good
example of dry stone construction.

Listing NGR: NY9953424197

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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