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Piers and Walls to West and South of Christ Church, North Shields

Description: Piers and Walls to West and South of Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303359

OS Grid Reference: NZ3536468676
OS Grid Coordinates: 435364, 568676
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0114, -1.4485

Location: A192, North Tyneside NE29 0LW

Locality: North Shields
County: North Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE29 0LW

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Listing Text

NZ 3568 NW
North Shields
11/113 Piers and walls to west and
south of Christ Church
Dwarf walls, 2 gate piers west, 4 gate piers to south, and one pier to south-east
of Christ Church. Late C18/early C19. Sandstone ashlar. Walls: pecked chamfered
coping, from which railings have been removed,to low wall. Piers to south: carriage
and pedestrian entrances of 2 tall and 2 flanking slightly lower piers of
rusticated ashlar with plinths, cornices and ball finials. Piers to east: carriage
entrance in similar style, but unrusticated. Lower pier to south-east terminates
church yard wall: horizontally-placed console on pilaster at east side.

Listing NGR: NZ3536468676

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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