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Latitude: 54.5476 / 54°32'51"N
Longitude: -1.6325 / 1°37'56"W
OS Eastings: 423873
OS Northings: 516986
OS Grid: NZ238169
Mapcode National: GBR KH1V.CL
Mapcode Global: WHC5N.WYTM
Entry Name: Garden Walls Enclosing Three Paddocks to North, South and East of Thornton Hall
Listing Date: 16 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320337
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110830
Location: High Coniscliffe, Darlington, DL2
Civil Parish: High Coniscliffe
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Coniscliffe
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 21 NW HIGH CONISCLIFFE B6279 (Staindrop Road)
(North side, off)
5/107 Garden walls
enclosing 3 paddocks
to north, south and
east of Thornton Hall
Garden walls. Probably C17. Coursed rubble.
1.75 - 2.0-metre high walls have some rubble and some flat coping stones.
Walls enclose 3 paddocks to north, east and south of Thornton Hall.
Outer wall, adjoining detached brick outbuilding to north of hall, runs north
for 45 metres, east for 70 metres, south for 160 metres, westfor 50 metres and
then returns north for 70 metres to adjoin garden front of hall.
The paddocks are divided by two 50-metre long walls running from west to east:
wall to north adjoins garage on rear of hall; wall to south begins at a point
30 metres south of hall.
Rare and well-preserved examples. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ2387316986
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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