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Garden Walls and Piers to Nos.8 to 15

A Grade II Listed Building in Gainford, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5468 / 54°32'48"N

Longitude: -1.7402 / 1°44'24"W

OS Eastings: 416900

OS Northings: 516867

OS Grid: NZ169168

Mapcode National: GBR JH9V.1W

Mapcode Global: WHC5M.7ZK7

Entry Name: Garden Walls and Piers to Nos.8 to 15

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111067

Location: Gainford, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Gainford

Built-Up Area: Gainford

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Gainford

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 1616 - 1716 GAINFORD HIGH ROW
(South side)

9/114 Garden walls and
piers to Nos.8 to 15
(consecutive)
GV II


Walled gardens. Probably early C19. Sandstone rubble. Triangular area of
sloping land between High Row and Low Road bounded by 1.5 to 2.0 metre high
wall with flat coping. Area subdivided by north-south walls into seven walled
gardens; divisions correspond to Nos. 8 to 15 High Row. Several of gardens
to east have terrace to north with mainly rebuilt, low retaining walls. Three
square-plan piers with rounded caps and ball finials opposite Nos. 8 and 9
High Row.
Included for group value.


Listing NGR: NZ1690016867

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