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VINEYARD RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS APPROXIMATELY 120 METRES TO NORTH EAST OF THE VINEYARD

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: VINEYARD RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS APPROXIMATELY 120 METRES TO NORTH EAST OF THE VINEYARD

List entry Number: 1055340

Location

VINEYARD RETAINING WALLS AND STEPS APPROXIMATELY 120 METRES TO NORTH EAST OF THE VINEYARD

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Hodnet

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 260217

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History

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Details

HODNET C.P. HAWKSTONE PARK SJ 5829-5929 SJ 58360 29272 11/63 Vineyard retaining walls - and steps approx. 120 metres to north-east of The Vineyard

GV II

Vineyard retaining walls. Late C18. Dressed yellow/grey sandstone on living rock. Small rock-cut terrace approximately 60 metres long, axially aligned on a recess in the larger terrace to the north (q.v.). Adjoining flights of rock-cut steps. The terrace forms part of a vineyard, one of the works carried out in Hawkstone Park by Sir Rowland Hill in the late C18. There is a further larger terrace aid a tower (q.v.) to the north, and a series of smaller earth-cut terraces (not included on this list) below to the south. Most of the park, with the majority of the ornamental buildings and structures, lies in the adjoining parish (see Weston-under-Redcastle C.P.) The Vineyard (shown on O.S. map as Vineyard Cottage) is not included on this list. Arthur Oswald, Country Life, July 3, 1958, pp 18-21 and July 10, 1958, pp. 72-75.

Listing NGR: SJ5836229273

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 3 July, (1958)
'Country Life' in 10 July, (1958), 72-75
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 35 Shropshire,

National Grid Reference: SJ 58362 29273

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