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Gate Piers and Gates North of Stonygate Pumping Station, Houghton le Spring

Description: Gate Piers and Gates North of Stonygate Pumping Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303225

OS Grid Reference: NZ3540551847
OS Grid Coordinates: 435405, 551847
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8602, -1.4500

Location: A690, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 4NL

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 4NL

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Listing Text

Gate-piers and gates north
of Stonygate Pumping station.


Gate piers and gates. 1890. Probably by J.E. Wolfe, resident engineer to
Sunderland and South Shields Water Company. 3 gate piers : brick rendered in
imitation of stone; terracotta. Plinth; deeply rusticated bands of rendered
brick alternating with terracotta strings; moulded cornices and round-topped
square-section finials of terracotta. Vehicle and one pedestrian gates of
cast iron; lower panels of water-leaf, seed pod and spiky flower decoration.

Listing NGR: NZ3540551847

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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