Walling To Park South Of Gatehouse / Gate House Walling

10 Jun 2004
Walling To Park South Of Gatehouse, The Stray, Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire
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Gate House Walling, The Stray, Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HENDERSKELFE THE STRAY SE 76 NW SE 7169 (both sides) Castle Howard 7/74 Walling to park south of 12/74 gatehouse (formerly listed as "Gate House Walling") 25.1.54 GV I Walling with interval towers running east-west for approximately one mile, immediately south of the Pyramid Gate (qv). c1723 by Sir John Vanbrugh for Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle. Limestone ashlar to central section, rubble to outer sections. Wall approximately 4 metres in height with plinth, buttresses and tapering upper courses. Square and circular interval towers of varying designs. Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700- 1750, 1967. Lees-Milne J, English Country Houses: Baroque 1685-1715, 1970.

HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England, Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE7061169476


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0777 IOE Records taken by David H Garbutt; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David H. Garbutt. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Garbutt, David H.

Rights Holder: Garbutt, David H.


Ashlar, Limestone, Rubble, Stuart Wall, Georgian Monument (By Form), Barrier, Interval Tower, Defence, Fortification