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Terrace Walls, Balustrades and Steps to North of Unthank Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Plenmeller with Whitfield, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9614 / 54°57'41"N

Longitude: -2.4236 / 2°25'24"W

OS Eastings: 372975

OS Northings: 563055

OS Grid: NY729630

Mapcode National: GBR CCJ2.38

Mapcode Global: WH912.RK3C

Entry Name: Terrace Walls, Balustrades and Steps to North of Unthank Hall

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240313

Location: Plenmeller with Whitfield, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Plenmeller with Whitfield

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 76 SW PLENMELLER WITH WHITFIELD UNTHANK


3/196 Terrace walls,
balustrades and steps
to north of Unthank Hall
GV II


Terrace walls, balustrades and steps. Probably mid C19 but brought to Unthank
c.1900. Rock-faced masonry with ashlar dressings. Terrace retaining wall has
rounded projections at east end, in centre and at north-west corner, from which
it returns south for a short distance. Balustrade with urn balusters and flat
moulded coping, between tooled ashlar piers with urn finials; some finials
replaced by carvings of birds and animals. Flights of steps in centre and at
each end of wall. Further flights from drive down onto terrace, in centre
and near west end. Each flight of steps flanked at head and foot by low piers
with urn finials.


Listing NGR: NY7297563055

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