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Spiral Column Near North-East Corner of Walled Garden in Nunwick Park, Simonburn

Description: Spiral Column Near North-East Corner of Walled Garden in Nunwick Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240809

OS Grid Reference: NY8784573988
OS Grid Coordinates: 387845, 573988
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0602, -2.1918

Location: B6320, Simonburn, Northumberland NE48 3AF

Locality: Simonburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3AF

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Listing Text

SIMONBURN B 6320, Nunwick
NY 8773 87847398
(East side, off)
19/125 Spiral column near
north-east corner
of Walled garden
in Nunwick Park

Spiral column re-set as a garden ornament. Probably C17 column on medieval
base. Sandstone. Square-plan, 2-step plinth. Base is a 0.5-metre high
fragment of a cylindrical pier with 4 engaged shafts. Truncated 2.0-metre
high spiral column with flute cut into arris.

Listing NGR: NY8784573988

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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