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Entrance Gate Piers to Brandling House and Adjoining Park Walls, North Gosforth

Description: Entrance Gate Piers to Brandling House and Adjoining Park Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 304971

OS Grid Reference: NZ2416771138
OS Grid Coordinates: 424167, 571138
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0342, -1.6234

Location: B1318, North Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 5HD

Locality: North Gosforth
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE3 5HD

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Listing Text

NZ 27 SW NORTH GOSFORTH B1318 (east side)
Gosforth Park
4/51 Entrance gate piers to
Brandling House and adjoining
27 August 1952 park walls.
2 gate piers and adjoining walls, circa 1830. Sandstone ashlar. 2 massive gate piers
with rusticated bases have cornices on concave brackets with dentils and shell
ornament and elaborately carved urns on top with acanthus ornament. Front and rear
faces have Brandling family arms in deep relief with motto FIDE ET VIRTUTE. High
serpentine walls have pilaster strips and cornice. Source: R. Welford History of
the Parish of Gosforth, Newcastle 1879 (reprint 1975 p.62).

Listing NGR: NZ2416771138

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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