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List entry Summary

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

Name: RETAINING WALL TO UPPER (WESTERN) TERRACE, STEPS AND WALL OF FOUNTAIN POND

List entry Number: 1138397

Location

RETAINING WALL TO UPPER (WESTERN) TERRACE, STEPS AND WALL OF FOUNTAIN POND, EAST GARDEN TO HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityEaton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55272

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 EATON C.P. EAST GARDEN TO HALL Eaton Park

9/76 Retaining Wall to Upper (Western) Terrace, Steps and Wall of Fountain Pond

GV II

Retaining Wall with Flight of Steps at each side of central portion (above shaped pond), 1911, by Detmar Blow for 2nd Duke of Westminster. The grey stone recessed central portion is slightly curved with balustrade and 2 ornate urns, behind the fountain pool. A straight flight of stone steps to each side of the pool, each with fountain statuary on the lower pedestal of its balustrade. Walls to the middle terrace have 5 lion head spouts of stone in the retaining wall which supply the pool. The pool has a shaped stone kerb. The wing walls are of red sandstone. The wall returns south of the terrace, listed separately (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ4144960693

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 6 Cheshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SJ 41449 60694

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