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Old Gate Piers to East of Gloster Hill Farmhouse, Warkworth

Description: Old Gate Piers to East of Gloster Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237199

OS Grid Reference: NU2585804513
OS Grid Coordinates: 425858, 604512
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3340, -1.5939

Location: Mariners View, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0HJ

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

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Listing Text


13/308 Old gate piers
to east of
Gloster Hill

Gatepiers, C17. Cut sandstone. Two square piers with attached scroll-topped
jambs. Faces of piers have panels with worn carving; pulvinated frieze and
moulded cornice below finial formed from four diagonally-set scrolly brackets
with fruit and flower designs. Inner (west) faces of piers have domed niches
with keystones.

This was the main entrance to Gloster Hill, a substantial C17 house demolished
in 1939; many architectural features were re-used at Dunstan Hall in Craster
parish (q.v.).

Listing NGR: NU2585804513

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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