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Description: Gate Piers to Shotley Hall, with Attached Forecourt Walls
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240604
OS Grid Reference: NZ0886352766
OS Grid Coordinates: 408863, 552766
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8696, -1.8634
SHOTLEY LOW QUARTER A.691 (South Side)
NZ 05 SE
17/234 Gate piers to
Shotley Hall, with
Gate piers and forecourt walls, probably 1856. Piers with chamfered
plinths and angles; moulded pyramidal caps carrying earlier statues
(to left Perseus with Gorgon's head, to right figure in C18 dress)
bought from gatehouse at Greenhead (demolished in 1964): To left
stepped wall with chamfered coping joins Gate Lodge (q.v.) and
continues beyond, returning to lower front wall which has double-
chamfered coping. Smaller forecourt to right similarly enclosed; front
walls swept at drive entrance.
Listing NGR: NZ0886352766
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Source: English Heritage
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