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Gate Piers to Shotley Hall, with Attached Forecourt Walls, Shotley Low Quarter

Description: Gate Piers to Shotley Hall, with Attached Forecourt Walls

Grade: II
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

Location: Burnmill Bank, Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland DH8 9TE

Locality: Shotley Low Quarter
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9TE

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SE
Shotley Bridge.
17/234 Gate piers to
Shotley Hall, with
attached forecourt


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

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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