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Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gates to Bridge End House, Warkworth

Description: Forecourt Wall, Railings and Gates to Bridge End House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237140

OS Grid Reference: NU2480206188
OS Grid Coordinates: 424802, 606187
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3491, -1.6104

Location: 13 Bridge Street, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0XB

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0XB

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There is also a scheduled monument, Warkworth Bridge and Defensive Gateway, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

(West side)

21/249 Forecourt wall,
railings and
gates to Bridge
31.12.69 End House (formerly
listed as Gate piers
railings and gates to
Bridge End House)

Forecourt wall, railings and gates. Early C18. Squared stone with cut
dressings; wrought iron. Rusticated piers with attached jambs, pulvinated
friezes and moulded caps with ball finials on swept bases. Double gates with
scrolly half rail and dogbars with trefoil twist tops; tall scrolly overthrow
has central panel with monogram of opposed Bs. 0.6 metre high forecourt walls
have rusticated angle quoins and low arched coping. Rails have urn-topped
standards and bars with alternating swept arrowhead and twist tops. Near each
end is a scrolly panel; similar paired panels in centre of each return. Top
rail continuous above small gate on right return.

Ironwork in poor condition at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NU2480206188

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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