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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: SOUTHERN RETAINING WALL TO UPPER TERRACE

List entry Number: 1138403

Location

SOUTHERN RETAINING WALL TO UPPER TERRACE, EATON PARK GARDEN

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: 55287

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 EATON C.P. SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

9/91 Southern Retaining Wall to Upper Terrace

GV II

Retaining Wall and Steps, circa 1896, tentatively attributed to Edwin Lutyens (Pevsner, and Hubbard), but probably altered by Detmar Blow, 1911, for the 2nd Duke. Pale grey stone and red sandstone. The wings are balustraded; that to left projects with quadrant corners, overlooking the southern "Italian" gardens, that to the right has a balustraded flight of 12 stone steps, central, to the middle terrace.

Listing NGR: SJ4141060645

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 Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 6 Cheshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England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 41410 60644

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