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2 Bastions and Terrace Wall 25 Metres West of Brancepeth Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.734 / 54°44'2"N

Longitude: -1.6558 / 1°39'20"W

OS Eastings: 422261

OS Northings: 537718

OS Grid: NZ222377

Mapcode National: GBR JFWP.BS

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.J8RQ

Entry Name: 2 Bastions and Terrace Wall 25 Metres West of Brancepeth Castle

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109909

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

BRANCEPETH NORTH DRIVE
NZ 2237 22263772
(South side, off)
Brancepeth Park
15/28 2 bastions and
terrace wall 25
metres west of
Brancepeth Castle
GV II
2 bastions and terrace retaining wall. Early-mid C19. Dressed sandstone with
tooled ashlar coping. 2 semicircular bastions, at north and south ends of
35-metre long terrace wall, built into steep valley side as garden feature.
Slightly-projecting parapets with chamfered coping. Short flight of steps at
north end. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: NZ2226337724

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