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Latitude: 54.6064 / 54°36'22"N
Longitude: -2.0047 / 2°0'16"W
OS Eastings: 399794
OS Northings: 523467
OS Grid: NY997234
Mapcode National: GBR GHF5.SJ
Mapcode Global: WHB45.5HN1
Entry Name: Walls, Gate Piers and Gates to North of Egglestone Hall
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121628
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111807
Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Eggleston
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Eggleston
Church of England Diocese: Durham
EGGLESTON B6281(North side
25/6 Walls, gate piers
and gates to North
of Eggleston Hall
Garden wall, with 2 piers, gate and short wall at entrance to churchyard.
Probably late C18 for Timothy Hutchinson. Coursed squared rubble with ashlar
dressings and piers; wrought iron gates. Wall c. 3 metres high, battered and
with inward-tilted flat stone coping, forms boundary along north and west sides
of irregularly-shaped garden. Flat stone lintels over 3 boarded doors, one at
west and 2 at north.
Churchyard entrance, at right-angles to south end of west wall: 2 banded domed
piers, the westernmost with 4-metres-long curved wall, c. one metre high,
attached. Gates have spike-headed uprights and urn finials.
The churchyard was described as being within Timothy Hutchinson's botanic
garden. Source: Mackenzie and Ross Historical, Topographical and Descriptive
View of Durham Vol. I:1834 p. 255.
Listing NGR: NY9979423467
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