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Garden Wall Summerhouse and Balustrade to South of Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3359 / 55°20'9"N

Longitude: -1.7357 / 1°44'8"W

OS Eastings: 416861

OS Northings: 604679

OS Grid: NU168046

Mapcode National: GBR J6BR.01

Mapcode Global: WHC1Y.94QS

Entry Name: Garden Wall Summerhouse and Balustrade to South of Hall

Listing Date: 31 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236857

Location: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarlan

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Shilbottle St James

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 10 SE
6/188 Garden wall,
summerhouse and
31/12/69 balustrade to
south of Hall


Garden wall, summerhouse and balustrade. Late C19, probably by S.F Widdrington.
Wall and summerhouse tooled-and-margined stone; east wall rock-faced to rear;
ashlar dressings and balustrade; summerhouse has Lakeland slate roof with
copper finial.
Short north wall joins south-east corner of Hall conservatory: one boarded
door, moulded cornice and blocking course. Square pier with ball finial at
north-east corner. Lower east wall has moulded coping and small panelled
piers. Near south end is summer house: moulded plinth and flattened elliptical
arch with coloured marble paterae; central sections of arch and of moulded
eaves cornice are of timber. Swept pyramidal roof with ornate scrolly finial.
Interior lined with C17 panelling said to be from Shilbottle church (rebuilt
1884); small round window on right return. Arched balustrade on south of
garden has panelled piers carrying gadrooned vases; piers with taller vases
flank steps down to a lower level of garden.

Listing NGR: NU1686104679

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