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Latitude: 54.6532 / 54°39'11"N
Longitude: -1.5928 / 1°35'34"W
OS Eastings: 426369
OS Northings: 528755
OS Grid: NZ263287
Mapcode National: GBR KG9M.YQ
Mapcode Global: WHC59.H9RM
Entry Name: Clock Tower North of Windlestone Hall
Listing Date: 9 January 1968
Last Amended: 14 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160369
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112290
Location: Windlestone, County Durham, DL17
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Windlestone
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Coundon
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 22 NE WINDLESTONE A 689
9/90 (inset) Clock tower north
9/1/68 of Windlestone Hall,
formerly listed as
part of stables,
with walls attached)
Stable gateway clock tower and walls attached. Probably early C19.
Sandstone ashlar; lead-covered dome. 3-stage tower has channelled rustication
to stepped first-2 stages, with corner pilasters and high round arch with
stepped voussoirs, each stage with cornice and blocking course, the second
with 4 large painted clock dials. Circular colonnade drum, of smooth Doric
order with triglyph frieze, supports high dome. Weather-vane finial.
Low one-storey, one-bay building attached at left has blocked central door.
Dwarf walls attached extending along east side of stable yard and drive to
rear of Windlestone Hall have gently-curved coping, stepped slightly;
interrupted by pedestrian gateway at south-east corner of yard.
Listing NGR: NZ2636928755
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