GOTHICK RUIN AND CASCADE IN THE WILDERNESS 200 METRES NORTH WEST OF BELTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1235773
Date first listed:
21-Sep-1979
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
GOTHICK RUIN AND CASCADE IN THE WILDERNESS 200 METRES NORTH WEST OF BELTON HOUSE, BELTON PARK

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Location

Statutory Address:
GOTHICK RUIN AND CASCADE IN THE WILDERNESS 200 METRES NORTH WEST OF BELTON HOUSE, BELTON PARK

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
South Kesteven (District Authority)
Parish:
Belton and Manthorpe
National Grid Reference:
SK 92777 39438

Details

BELTON & MANTHORPE SK9239 BELTON PARK, Belton 1315-0/8/77 (North West side) 21/09/79 Gothick ruin and cascade in The Wilderness 200m north-west of Belton House (Formerly Listed as: BELTON PARK, Belton "Gothic ruin" (in The Wilderness) north-west of Belton House) GV II

Gothick ruin, cascade and footbridge. Early C18, restored late C19 and C20. Random rubble and natural rock, with fragments of C14 stonework. At the east end, bordering the River Witham, 2 low arches, and to their left, a restored sluice. To right, a taller section of walling including an unglazed C14 2-light window. To west, a cascade, spanned at the downstream end by a segment arched stone footbridge with renewed rustic timber balustrades. One of several estate buildings commissioned by Sir John Brownlow, Viscount Tyrconnel, of Belton House, between 1702 and 1754. This building appears within Belton Park which is on the Garden Register at grade I. (Marsden J & Barber A: Belton House: London: 1985-1987: 42; The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram M: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 139).

Listing NGR: SK9277739438

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
382861
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Marsden, J, Barber, A , Belton House, (1985-1987), 42
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 139
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 27 Lincolnshire,

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: 24 Aug 2006
Reference: IOE01/14789/22
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