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Gate Piers and Screen Wall Adjacent to Allenmill Bridge, Allendale

Description: Gate Piers and Screen Wall Adjacent to Allenmill Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240168

OS Grid Reference: NY8308556611
OS Grid Coordinates: 383085, 556611
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9039, -2.2653

Location: B6295, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9EQ

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9EQ

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Listing Text


9/47 Gate piers and
screen wall adjacent to
Allenmill Bridge

Gate piers and screen wall at entrance to former lead smelting mill, mid Cl9.
Stone. 2 large piers of rock-faced stone with stepped pyramidal caps. Wall
of squared rubble, with boarded door in alternating rock-faced surround,
runs from left pier to 3rd more slender pier built on end of parapet of
Allenmill Bridge (q.v.). The only visible remains of the Allendale Smeltmill
which worked 1692-1896.

Included mainly for group value with Allenmill Bridge.

Listing NGR: NY8308556611

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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