Description: Walled Garden and Garden Cottages North of Belsay Hall
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238508
OS Grid Reference: NZ0884578524
OS Grid Coordinates: 408845, 578524
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1011, -1.8629
26/21 Walled Garden and
north of Belsay Hall
Walled garden with lean-to sheds and garden cottages. Early C19 by Sir Charles
Monck. Dressed stone partly lined in brick. Lakeland slate roofs.
In 2 sections.
On east side, vegetable garden has walls c.15 ft. high around north and east
sides, lower walls around other two sides. Pattern of flat pilasters and close-
set gabled crenellations. Segment-headed carriage entry with panelled doubled
doors, on east side. Cottage in north-west corner: irregular plan, largely
single storey with 2-storey, 1-bay section in centre. 6-panel door and various
windows including 6-pane sashes and 15-pane casements. Single-storey parts
have gabled roofs, 2-storey part has shallow pyramidal roof. Tall square
West of this more walling in similar style, c. 150 yards long, broken near
centre by another later C19 2-storey, 3-bay cottage with panelled door, sash
windows and gabled roof, which is included for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ0884578524
Source: English Heritage
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