RETAINING WALLS OF LILY POND, FLANKING GARDEN WALLS AND SUMMERHOUSE, STEPS AND TERRACE ADJOINING TO WEST OF ABBOTSWOOD

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1274945

Date first listed: 16-Jul-1986

Statutory Address: RETAINING WALLS OF LILY POND, FLANKING GARDEN WALLS AND SUMMERHOUSE, STEPS AND TERRACE ADJOINING TO WEST OF ABBOTSWOOD, B 4077

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: RETAINING WALLS OF LILY POND, FLANKING GARDEN WALLS AND SUMMERHOUSE, STEPS AND TERRACE ADJOINING TO WEST OF ABBOTSWOOD, B 4077

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold (District Authority)

Parish: Swell

National Grid Reference: SP 18085 26299

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History

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Details

SWELL B 4077 (UPPER SWELL) SP 12 NE (south side) 3/221 Retaining walls of Lily- pond, flanking garden - walls and summerhouse, steps and terrace adjoining - to west of Abbotswood II

Lilypond walls and garden walls. c.1902 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Rubble stone walls buttressed to inside and retained with downward ramps and low ball-capped piers to flagged terrace approached by 2 flights of steps. The lilyponu is about 20 yards long by about 4 across, it ends in a circular pool below an apsed exedra below the house; the west end is segmental echoing the curve of the platform enclosing the circular pool. Against the south wall is a summerhouse, with hipped roof and 2 Roman Doric columns, facing the rose garden.



Listing NGR: SP1808526299

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 413764

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 16 Gloucestershire,

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