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Walls, Piers and Gates to West of Former School and Church of St. Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Spennymoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6982 / 54°41'53"N

Longitude: -1.6517 / 1°39'6"W

OS Eastings: 422542

OS Northings: 533740

OS Grid: NZ225337

Mapcode National: GBR JGX3.6M

Mapcode Global: WHC52.L5NM

Entry Name: Walls, Piers and Gates to West of Former School and Church of St. Peter

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112243

Location: Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Spennymoor

Built-Up Area: Byers Green

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Byers Green

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(East side)
Byers Green

5/37 (inset) Walls, piers and
gates to west of
former school and
Church of St.Peter

Walls, piers and gates forming west boundary of former Rectory grounds and of
church yard. Mid C19. Wall of coursed rubble with ashlar coping; ashlar
piers; wrought iron gates.

Former Rectory entrance has 2 rusticated square piers with pyramidal coping.
Round coping on wall attached to right bay of former schoolmaster's house and
curved to meet north pier. From south pier, wall with gabled coping extends
c.100 metres along boundary of churchyard and is interrupted by spike-headed
gates and chamfered piers with pyramidal coping.

Listing NGR: NZ2254233740

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

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