RETAINING WALLS, STEPS AND FOUNTAIN TO EAST AND SOUTH OF FORMAL GARDEN AT BROUGHTON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1301267
Date first listed:
31-Oct-1988
Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALLS, STEPS AND FOUNTAIN TO EAST AND SOUTH OF FORMAL GARDEN AT BROUGHTON HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
RETAINING WALLS, STEPS AND FOUNTAIN TO EAST AND SOUTH OF FORMAL GARDEN AT BROUGHTON HALL

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Craven (District Authority)
Parish:
Broughton
National Grid Reference:
SD 94323 50832

Details

SD 95 SW BROUGHTON THE PARK

2/33 Retaining walls, steps and fountain to east and south of formal garden at Broughton Hall

GV II

Retaining wall, steps and fountain, 1855. By W A Nesfield. Low solid stone wall to earth bank behind Broughton Hall, which runs for c 130m from Garden Pavilion (qv) to a point west of the conservatory at the rear of the Hall. There are two flights of stone steps, one at the western end which is quite simple and a double set which accommodates a fountain with clam shell and dolphins. Urns stand on dais at frequent intervals. Forms part of the semi-formal setting of Broughton Hall and sets the boundary between the formal and the wilderness gardens. Country Life, January 29 1981.

Listing NGR: SD9431450822

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
324412
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 29 January, (1981)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 32 North Yorkshire,

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Dec 2003
Reference: IOE01/11696/30
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