RETAINING WALL AND GROTTOS IN GARDENS AT THORNBRIDGE HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1158314
Date first listed:
22-Mar-1985
Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL AND GROTTOS IN GARDENS AT THORNBRIDGE HALL, LONGSTONE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALL AND GROTTOS IN GARDENS AT THORNBRIDGE HALL, LONGSTONE LANE

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
Derbyshire Dales (District Authority)
Parish:
Great Longstone
National Park:
PEAK DISTRICT
National Grid Reference:
SK1988370961

Details

SK 17 SE PARISH OF GREAT LONGSTONE LONGSTONE LANE 3/11 (East Side) Retaining wall and grottos in gardens at Thornbridge Hall GV II

Retaining wall and grottos. Late C19. Stone. Retaining wall approximately ninety yards long. Rubble stone with seven urns on rusticated ashlar piers. The urns are of two alternating designs. To the south an urn on a polygonal table and a castellated grotto with steps down on either side to a lower level. Lower level has a half domed opening with stone seat. To the south east a rustic grotto of massive tufa blocks. Stone bench set in with festoons of fruit on the backrest.

Listing NGR: SK1988370961

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
80922
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 02 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/10982/21
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