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Benson of Allerwash Memorial Gates Gates to the Sele at Junction with Battlehill, Hexham

Description: Benson of Allerwash Memorial Gates Gates to the Sele at Junction with Battlehill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 239042

OS Grid Reference: NY9344363930
OS Grid Coordinates: 393443, 563930
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9699, -2.1039

Location: 9 Beaumont Street, Hexham NE46 3QZ

Locality: Hexham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 3QZ

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Listing Text

1. (North-West Side)

5334 Gates to the Sele at
junction with Battlehill
NY 9363 2/161


Erected in 1912 in memory of Lieut. Col. G. E. Benson of Allerwash, [died
1901], by his brother. Large double gates with ashlar piers flanked by lower
side gates and quadrant railings to lower piers. Panelled piers with modillion
cornice; plain caps at sides, square with torches in centre, bearing lanterns.
Ornate cast iron gates, with swags and gilt decoration in centre.

Listing NGR: NY9344363930

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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