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Ha Ha Wall and Gates to East and South East of Barningham Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Barningham, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4872 / 54°29'13"N

Longitude: -1.8677 / 1°52'3"W

OS Eastings: 408670

OS Northings: 510212

OS Grid: NZ086102

Mapcode National: GBR HJDK.G7

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.8GWX

Entry Name: Ha Ha Wall and Gates to East and South East of Barningham Park

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111606

Location: Barningham, County Durham, DL11

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barningham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 0810 BARNINGHAM BARNINGHAM PARK

15/17 Ha-Ha wall and
gates to east and
south-east of
Barningham Park

GV II


Ha-Ha wall, probably C18. Squared stone with cut dressings; gates cast and
wrought iron. Wall curves east and then south from east end of kitchen wing
to gate into wood, with adjacent gateway between wood and deer park; ha-ha
continues south up hill alongside garden terraces, to south-east corner of
garden. North part of ha-ha wall has chamfered coping and gateway with small
rusticated piers carrying ball finials; second section has segmental-arched
coping as far as gate into wood; octagonal monolith piers hold wrought-iron
gate, with 6 steps down between flat-coped walls. Adjacent gatway has massive
roughly-arched monolith piers holding double gates with fleur-de-lys tops to
bars and dogbars. South part of wall,running steeply uphill, has no coping.


Listing NGR: NZ0867010212

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