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TERRACE AND ATTACHED HA HA WALL IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF BRETTON HALL

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: TERRACE AND ATTACHED HA HA WALL IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF BRETTON HALL

List entry Number: 1135499

Location

TERRACE AND ATTACHED HA HA WALL IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF BRETTON HALL, PARK LANE

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

County:

District: Wakefield

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: West Bretton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-May-1988

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Jun-1990

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342579

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SE21SE WEST BRETTON PARK ROAD (south side, off)

8/83 Terrace and attached - ha-ha wall immediately south of Bretton Hall

GV II

Terrace and attached ha-ha wall. Probably 1811-14 (date of remodelling of hall q.v.) for Col. Thomas Richard and Diana Beaumont. Ashlar. Battered, vermiculated retaining walls with terminal buttresses. Balustrade with vase balusters and heavy moulded rail. Low, square ashlar piers, with sunk panels and flat moulded caps decorated with acanthus carving. The main piers are larger and have limestone panels with relief carvings of Italianate romantic figures. The retaining wall extends westwards as the ha-ha.

Listing NGR: SE2835012727

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 45 West Yorkshire,

National Grid Reference: SE 28350 12727

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