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Gates, Gatepiers and Screen Walls to West of Matfen Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0382 / 55°2'17"N

Longitude: -1.9559 / 1°57'21"W

OS Eastings: 402916

OS Northings: 571520

OS Grid: NZ029715

Mapcode National: GBR GBS5.CR

Mapcode Global: WHB21.XMSH

Entry Name: Gates, Gatepiers and Screen Walls to West of Matfen Hall

Listing Date: 28 April 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238675

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

MATFEN MATFEN
NZ 07 SW

14/191 Gates, gatepiers
and screen wall
28.4.69 to west of
Matfen Hall

GV II*


Gatepiers, gates and screen walls. Early C18 and early C19. Ashlar and iron.

C18 square piers with shell niches, pulvinated oak-leaf friezes and moulded
cornices. Urn finials on large scrolled bracket bases. The urns have faces
and swags.

Flanking,low, corniced quadrant walls ending in C19 square corniced piers with C19 square corniced piers
pyramidal caps. C19 gates have ramped-down top rail, simple pointed railings
and half railings.


Listing NGR: NZ0291671520

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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