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Garden Walls with Attached Outbuildings 200 Metres South East of Shawdon Hall, Hedgeley

Description: Garden Walls with Attached Outbuildings 200 Metres South East of Shawdon Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236594

OS Grid Reference: NU0944514264
OS Grid Coordinates: 409445, 614264
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4222, -1.8523

Location: Hedgeley, Northumberland NE66 4AA

Locality: Hedgeley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 4AA

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Listing Text

8/249 Garden walls, with
attached outbuilding
200 metres south-
east of Shawdon Hall

Garden walls, with attached outbuildings. Main garden walls late C18,
outbuildings early C19, wing wall later C19. Main walls brick in stretcher
bond except for squared stone lower part to external faces, with stone
dressings; outbuildings roughly-squared stone with tooled-and-margined
dressings, with Scottish (potting shed) and Welsh slate roofs; wing wall
brick in English Garden Wall bond 1 + 4, with external face snecked stone.

Main walls to rear and sides of garden facing south-west, fronted by ornamental
lake. Tall wall with flat coping on north and north-east; 6-panel door in
stone surround near centre of north-east wall, C20 pointed arch at west end
of north wall. Lower south-east wall shows coping ramped down twice. Wing
wall runs south from east corner of C18 garden, to end pier with stepped cap.

Rear elevation of north-east wall shows blocked segmental-arched heating
ducts, and pent-roofed potting shed with boarded door flanked by renewed
16-pane sash windows, all in alternating-block surrounds. Similar outbuilding
to rear of north wall.

Wooden shed to rear of north-east wall is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU0944514264

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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