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Wall and Gate Piers Running South from the Rectory, Simonburn

Description: Wall and Gate Piers Running South from the Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 240832

OS Grid Reference: NY8706573589
OS Grid Coordinates: 387065, 573589
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0566, -2.2040

Location: Castle Lane, Simonburn, Northumberland NE48 3AP

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

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Listing Text

NY 8773
(west side, off)
Wall and gate piers, running
south from The Rectory (formerly
listed as Gate posts at Simonburn

Garden wall and gate piers. Probably early C19. Squared rubble wall and
ashlar piers. Late C17-early C18 style. 1.75-metre high wall with segmental
coping runs south for c.15 metres from east return of The Rectory (q.v.).
Wall is ramped up at junction with pier. Pair of tall, square-plan piers
with corniced caps and acorn finials. Similar 2.0-metre high wall runs south
for 3.0 metres to join churchyard wall. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY8706573589

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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