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Entrance Screen and Gates to Chesters, Humshaugh

Description: Entrance Screen and Gates to Chesters

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239981

OS Grid Reference: NY9113570453
OS Grid Coordinates: 391135, 570453
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0285, -2.1402

Location: B6318, Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4EU

Locality: Humshaugh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4EU

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Listing Text

NY 9170
15/222 Entrance screen and
gates to Chesters


Entrance screen and gates, c.1891 by Norman Shaw. Ashlar, with channeled
rustication to piers, wrought iron. Stepped quadrant plan. Central gateway has
piers,with plinth, pulvinated frieze, dentil cornice and ball finials,holding
double gates with scroll-topped stiles and fleur-de-lys tops to bars and dogbars.
Smaller flanking pedestrian gates. Screen at each side has low wall with arched
and moulded coping linking 9 piers with pulvinated friezes and moulded caps.

Listing NGR: NY9113570453

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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