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Gates and Screen Wall at Entrance to Cowpen Cemetery, Blyth

Description: Gates and Screen Wall at Entrance to Cowpen Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236001

OS Grid Reference: NZ3010181964
OS Grid Coordinates: 430101, 581964
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1311, -1.5294

Location: 180 Cowpen Road, Blyth NE24 5HU

Locality: Blyth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE24 5HU

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Listing Text

NZ 38 SW
(South side)
2/37 Gates and screen
wall at entrance
to Cowpen Cemetery
Gates and screen wall, c.1875. Wall tooled stone with ashlar dressings, gates
and rails wrought iron. Double gates with cross fleury tops to rails and
dograil, arched upper rail and monogram of C with cross fleury; ornamental
openwork box piers carrying arched overthrow with scroll pattern and finial
cross. Low quadrant walls with moulded coping and similar rails link to outer
ashlar piers with moulded bases and capitals; gabled finials. Flanking sections
of similar wall and rails with small gates.

Listing NGR: NZ3010181964

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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