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Wall and Gate Piers Running South from the Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Simonburn, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0566 / 55°3'23"N

Longitude: -2.204 / 2°12'14"W

OS Eastings: 387065

OS Northings: 573589

OS Grid: NY870735

Mapcode National: GBR F91Z.M4

Mapcode Global: WHB1Y.35RC

Entry Name: Wall and Gate Piers Running South from the Rectory

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Last Amended: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240832

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Simonburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Simonburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

SIMONBURN THE GREEN
NY 8773
(west side, off)
Wall and gate piers, running
19/148
south from The Rectory (formerly
15/4/69
listed as Gate posts at Simonburn
Rectory)
GV
II

Garden wall and gate piers. Probably early C19. Squared rubble wall and
ashlar piers. Late C17-early C18 style. 1.75-metre high wall with segmental
coping runs south for c.15 metres from east return of The Rectory (q.v.).
Wall is ramped up at junction with pier. Pair of tall, square-plan piers
with corniced caps and acorn finials. Similar 2.0-metre high wall runs south
for 3.0 metres to join churchyard wall. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: NY8706573589

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