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4 Stone Dragons Heads on Lawn East of Hall, Wallington Demesne

Description: 4 Stone Dragons Heads on Lawn East of Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238482

OS Grid Reference: NZ0301984246
OS Grid Coordinates: 403019, 584246
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1525, -1.9542

Location: B6342, Wallington Demesne, Northumberland NE61 4AR

Locality: Wallington Demesne
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4AR

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Listing Text

NZ 0384 NZ 03028424
21/222 4 stone dragons' heads
on lawn east of Hall
Group of 4 carved dragons' heads, probably C16. Limestone. Grotesque style with
oriental influence. Brought 1760 from Bishopsgate, London, as ballast in one of
Sir Walter Blackett's colliers; moved to present position in 1928.

Listing NGR: NZ0301984246

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Source: English Heritage

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