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Garden Walls South and East of Prestwick Hall, Ponteland

Description: Garden Walls South and East of Prestwick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238846

OS Grid Reference: NZ1811072426
OS Grid Coordinates: 418110, 572426
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0460, -1.7181

Location: Woolsington, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE20 9SJ

Locality: Ponteland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 9SJ

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Listing Text

NZ 17 SE

17/352 Garden walls
south and east
of Prestwick Hall


Garden walls. 1815 by John Dobson. Brick in English Garden Wall Bond. Wall
on east side of garden is dressed stone.

Wall to north of house c.15 ft. high and 100 yards long, curving around north-
west corner of garden. Boldy-splayed coping. Doorway in centre with battered
stone surround; above it a stone panel carved with a wild boar ; 2 flanking
panels have knights and weapons. This was a heated wall and has chimneys shaped
like acroteria. Ramped down to gateway, at north side, which has C20 wrought-
iron gates.

Wall on east side, c.3½ft. high with flat coping.

Listing NGR: NZ1811072426

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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