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Garden Terraces C 15 Yards South of Ovingham Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ovingham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.967 / 54°58'1"N

Longitude: -1.8686 / 1°52'6"W

OS Eastings: 408511

OS Northings: 563608

OS Grid: NZ085636

Mapcode National: GBR HCD0.88

Mapcode Global: WHC3M.8FG1

Entry Name: Garden Terraces C 15 Yards South of Ovingham Vicarage

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239478

Location: Ovingham, Northumberland, NE42

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ovingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ovingham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 0863 - 0963 OVINGHAM WEST ROAD


22/123 Garden Terraces c 15
yards south of Ovingham
Vicarage
GV II

Terrace walls and steps. Probably C17. Random rubble and dressed stone. 2
terrace retaining walls with steeply ridged coping, broken near the centre by
2 flights of steps. Similar 3rd retaining wall at end of garden. Square
hollowed-out blocks at corners of walls probably acted as bases to statues or
finials. Datestone at foot of steps records Tyne flood level Dec. 31 1815.
Another, higher up records level for April 1771.


Listing NGR: NZ0851163608

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