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Wall and Tower to West of Number 48 (The Old Vicarage)

A Grade II Listed Building in High Coniscliffe, Darlington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5318 / 54°31'54"N

Longitude: -1.6532 / 1°39'11"W

OS Eastings: 422541

OS Northings: 515225

OS Grid: NZ225152

Mapcode National: GBR JJW1.W7

Mapcode Global: WHC5V.KCZ5

Entry Name: Wall and Tower to West of Number 48 (The Old Vicarage)

Listing Date: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110843

Location: High Coniscliffe, Darlington, DL2

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: High Coniscliffe

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Coniscliffe

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2215 HIGH CONISCLIFFE THE GREEN
(South side, off)
18/121 Wall and tower to
west of No. 48
(The Old Vicarage)
GV II
Boundary wall and tower. Mid C19. Coursed rubble wall; squared limestone
tower.
80-metre long, embattled wall adjoins left return of The Old Vicarage (q.v.).
Wall rises sheer from and follows line of the quarry face to north-west. Small
blocked pointed archway near The Old Vicarage. Wall ends west of the former
Coach House (q.v.).
Tall, semicircular-plan tower 30 metres west of The Old Vicarage: 3 stepped
stages, loops and projecting embattled parapet on corbels.
Included for group and landscape value.


Listing NGR: NZ2254115225

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