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Rose Arbour to West of Whitworth Hall, Spennymoor

Description: Rose Arbour to West of Whitworth Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 112272

OS Grid Reference: NZ2359734717
OS Grid Coordinates: 423597, 534717
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7069, -1.6353

Location: Stanner's Lane, Spennymoor, Durham DL16 7QX

Locality: Spennymoor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL16 7QX

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

5/70 Rose arbour to
30/3/51 west of Whitworth
Hall (formerly listed
GV as Rose Temple in ground
of Whitworth Park)

Rose arbour. Probably mid C19. Said to have been brought from Italy.
Sandstone ashlar and wrought iron. Circular bench links 6 round piers, with
modified Corinthian capitals (volutes but no leaves), and is supported by
intermediate lyre-shaped pedestals. Tall square plinths of piers, and
circular top frieze, have low-relief decoration. Open domed top of iron
scrollwork. Resited from deer park.

Listing NGR: NZ2359734717

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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