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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GATE PIERS AT ENTRANCE TO YARD OF ESH HALL FARM

List entry Number: 1299431

Location

GATE PIERS AT ENTRANCE TO YARD OF ESH HALL FARM, HALL LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityEsh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 350514

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History

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Details

ESH HALL LANE NZ 14 SE (South end) Esh

10/8 Gate piers at entrance to yard of Esh Hall Farm

GV II*

Gate piers, resited c.1857 from terrace to south of Esh Hall, where they flanked steps to house. C17. Sandstone ashlar with some concrete patching. 2 tall square corniced piers, with alternate-block rustication and scroll-topped jamb pilasters; cartouches on north faces,with arms of Smythe family partly eroded. Flat coping supports 4 high open scrolls, those on east pier renewed in concrete, holding acanthus-leaf-and-ball finials.

Listing NGR: NZ1971043896

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National Grid Reference: NZ 19710 43896

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