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Balustraded Garden Wall and Flight of Steps 35 Metres South East of Blenkinsopp Hall, Greenhead

Description: Balustraded Garden Wall and Flight of Steps 35 Metres South East of Blenkinsopp Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240715

OS Grid Reference: NY6819664096
OS Grid Coordinates: 368196, 564096
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9705, -2.4983

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland NE49 9LY

Locality: Greenhead
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 9LY

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Listing Text

NY 66 SE
(North side, off)
15/67 Balustraded garden
wall and flight of
steps, 35 metres
south-east of
Blenkinsopp Hall

Garden wall and flight of steps. Late C19. Ashlar. 60-metre long wall
interrupted by central flight of steps. 2.0-metre tall, snecked stone retaining
wall with balustrade above band. Regularly-spaced piers break forward: ashlar
piers on retaining wall; piers with chamfered rustication on balustrade.
Taller piers at ends and flanking steps, also with chamfered rustication.
Straight flight of 13 steps with identical raking balustrades and rusticated
piers. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY6819664096

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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