WALL AND BASIN ENCLOSING THE ITALIAN GARDEN TO THE NORTH WEST

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1037871

Date first listed: 03-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Nov-1986

Statutory Address: WALL AND BASIN ENCLOSING THE ITALIAN GARDEN TO THE NORTH WEST

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Location

Statutory Address: WALL AND BASIN ENCLOSING THE ITALIAN GARDEN TO THE NORTH WEST

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

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands (District Authority)

Parish: Farley

National Grid Reference: SK 07395 43327

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SK 0643-0743 FARLEY C.P. ALTON PARK

12/97 Wall and basin enclosing the 3/1/67 Italian Garden to the north- west (Formerly listed as "Garden Wall") GV II Wall and basin. Early C19. Ashlar with edged herringbone tooling. An approximately 50 yard length of wall aligned north-east/south-west facing south-east. The wall has a lobed top with a pedestalled statue in the gap between each lobe, towards the north-east and a basin with everted rim projects from the wall. The wall forms a single architec- tural composition with the White Bridge (q.v.). This item forms part of the important garden layout at Alton Towers (q.v.) which is included at Grade I on the HBMC Gardens Register.

Listing NGR: SK0739543327

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 275092

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 38 Staffordshire,

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