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Terrace Walls to South of Chesters

A Grade II Listed Building in Humshaugh, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0266 / 55°1'35"N

Longitude: -2.1433 / 2°8'36"W

OS Eastings: 390934

OS Northings: 570237

OS Grid: NY909702

Mapcode National: GBR FBG9.SX

Mapcode Global: WHB1Z.1XMF

Entry Name: Terrace Walls to South of Chesters

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239979

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Humshaugh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Warden

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

HUMSHAUGH CHESTERS
NY 9070
14/220 Terrace walls to
south of Chesters

GV II

Terrace walls, probably early C20. Drystone, in irregular courses, with cut
dressings. Flat coped retaining wall, decreasing in height at front, around
circular lawn. Central flight of 8 + 8 steps; flanking terraces end in curving
flights of concave and convex steps. Ball finials flanking steps and at ends
of walls.

Important group value with Chesters south front.


Listing NGR: NY9093470237

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

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