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Wall, Ha-Ha Wall and Railings to South of East Shaws Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westwick, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5312 / 54°31'52"N

Longitude: -1.8615 / 1°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 409063

OS Northings: 515112

OS Grid: NZ090151

Mapcode National: GBR HJF1.SG

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.CCTN

Entry Name: Wall, Ha-Ha Wall and Railings to South of East Shaws Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111114

Location: Westwick, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Westwick

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 01 NE WESTWICK EAST SHAWS

4/39 Wall, Ha-Ha wall and
17.11.76 railings to south of
East Shaws Farmhouse
GV II

Garden walls. Probably late C18 with mid C19 alterations and additions. West
wall of roughly-dressed sandstone with flat coping; ha-ha wall of rubble with
flat coping and cast-iron railings. West wall runs south for c.30 metres and
has central section raised in mid C19 when farmbuildings built against rear
face; left section has quadrant ramp which reduces wall height from c.3.O to
1.5 metres and adjoins ha-ha wall at south-west corner. Ha-ha wall, c.O.5
metres high, runs east for c.20 metres and has railings with alternating
standards and half bars. Standards have turned-baluster profile and ornamental,
pointed finials. Cast-iron gate with identical detail flanked by 2 octagonal
stone piers with pointed tops. Included for group value.

Farmbuildings attached to rear of west wall not of special interest.


Listing NGR: NZ0906315112

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