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Wall and Railings Enclosing Lawn in Front of Sun Hotel, Warkworth

Description: Wall and Railings Enclosing Lawn in Front of Sun Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237181

OS Grid Reference: NU2478205850
OS Grid Coordinates: 424782, 605850
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3461, -1.6108

Location: Castle Terrace, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0UP

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

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Listing Text

(East end)

22/290 Wall and railings
enclosing lawn in
front of Sun Hotel


Wall and railings enclosing lawn, probably c.1825. Squared stone with cut
dressings; cast iron. Crescent-shaped sloping lawn. Longer downhill side,
towards Sun Hotel, has 1.2-metre high retaining wall with chamfered plinth,
pitched coping and pilasters; central gateway has rectangular piers, with
banded pyramidal caps, flanking 5 steps up to lawn. Upper edge of lawn,
towards road, has dwarf wall with chamfered coping carrying railing with open
lozenge-shaped tops to bars, between monolithic end piers with gabled caps.

Part of railing damaged by road accident at time of listing.

Listing NGR: NU2478205850

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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