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Gateway and Railings to East of Burn Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Neville's Cross, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7424 / 54°44'32"N

Longitude: -1.5891 / 1°35'20"W

OS Eastings: 426549

OS Northings: 538681

OS Grid: NZ265386

Mapcode National: GBR KFBL.RR

Mapcode Global: WHC4X.K2H7

Entry Name: Gateway and Railings to East of Burn Hall

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310863

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110171

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Neville's Cross

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ23NE (West Side)

8/120 Gateway and railings to
east of Burn Hall.


Gate piers, gates and dwarf walls with railings, early C19. Rendered
sandstone piers with painted ashlar dressings; cast iron gates and
railings; sandstone walls with ashlar dressings.

4 square piers with plinths, coved pyramidal copings and later slender
urn finials, form vehicle and pedestrian entrances. Gates have sloping
tops, the highest part at central taller piers; heads to upper railings
which rest on scrolled panel; lower sections have overlapping hoops.

Snecked sandstone flanking walls support railings with scroll panel
and spear heads; low serpentine outer flanking walls, with chamfered coping,
support railings similar to gates; terminals are 4 principals grouped to
form a square with palmette finials.

Listing NGR: NZ2654938681

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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