PAIR OF METAL BASKET FLOWER BEDS IN MELBOURNE HALL GARDEN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1204150
Date first listed:
11-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
PAIR OF METAL BASKET FLOWER BEDS IN MELBOURNE HALL GARDEN, CHURCH CLOSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PAIR OF METAL BASKET FLOWER BEDS IN MELBOURNE HALL GARDEN, CHURCH CLOSE

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
South Derbyshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Melbourne
National Grid Reference:
SK3901225009

Details

SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE 6/66 (East Side) Pair of Metal Basket Flower Beds in Melbourne Hall Garden GV II Pair of metal basket flower beds. Mid C19. Cast iron. Pair of raised square flower beds set in shallow open frame with crossing, hooped iron bars over simulating wicker flower baskets. Later additions to the early C18 gardens, designed by Royal Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and Wise, for Thomas Coke of Melbourne Hall, which is included in the Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I. See item 6/63 for sources.

Listing NGR: SK3901225009

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
83051
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Anthony, J, Gardens of Britain, (1979)
Green, D, Gardener to Queen Anne, (1956)
Hussey, C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-1750, (1967)
Kerr, V , Melbourne Hall Gardens, (1984)
Pevsner, N, Williamson, E, The Buildings of England: Derbyshire, (1978)
'Country Life' in 7 April, (1928), 492
'Country Life' in 23 September, (1899), 368
'Country Life' in 14 April, (1928), 526
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 10 Derbyshire,

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: 29 Mar 2004
Reference: IOE01/11934/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mrs Gay Evans. Source Historic England Archive
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