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Entrance Gate Piers to Brandling House and Adjoining Park Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in North Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0342 / 55°2'3"N

Longitude: -1.6234 / 1°37'24"W

OS Eastings: 424167

OS Northings: 571138

OS Grid: NZ241711

Mapcode National: GBR KB37.B5

Mapcode Global: WHC3C.1Q7L

Entry Name: Entrance Gate Piers to Brandling House and Adjoining Park Walls

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304971

Location: North Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Civil Parish: North Gosforth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 27 SW NORTH GOSFORTH B1318 (east side)
Gosforth Park
4/51 Entrance gate piers to
Brandling House and adjoining
27 August 1952 park walls.
G.V. II
2 gate piers and adjoining walls, circa 1830. Sandstone ashlar. 2 massive gate piers
with rusticated bases have cornices on concave brackets with dentils and shell
ornament and elaborately carved urns on top with acanthus ornament. Front and rear
faces have Brandling family arms in deep relief with motto FIDE ET VIRTUTE. High
serpentine walls have pilaster strips and cornice. Source: R. Welford History of
the Parish of Gosforth, Newcastle 1879 (reprint 1975 p.62).


Listing NGR: NZ2416771138

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