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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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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

NY 8773
(west side, off)
Wall and gate piers, running
south from The Rectory (formerly
listed as Gate posts at Simonburn

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

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

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