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Bastion 30 Metres South of Brancepeth Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7333 / 54°43'59"N

Longitude: -1.6551 / 1°39'18"W

OS Eastings: 422304

OS Northings: 537643

OS Grid: NZ223376

Mapcode National: GBR JFWQ.G1

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.K917

Entry Name: Bastion 30 Metres South of Brancepeth Castle

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120770

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109908

Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brancepeth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Brancepeth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2237 22303764
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/27 Bastion 30 metres
south of
Brancepeth Castle
Bastion. Early-mid C19. Dressed sandstone with tooled ashlar coping.
Semicircular-plan bastion built as garden feature into steep valley side.
Slightly-projecting embattled parapet with chamfered coping. Short return
walls at ends. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2230437643

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