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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: ORNAMENTAL GARDEN STEPS 50 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HARLAXTON MANOR

List entry Number: 1236717

Location

ORNAMENTAL GARDEN STEPS 50 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HARLAXTON MANOR, GRANTHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityHarlaxton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Nov-1994

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 382983

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History

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Details

HARLAXTON SK8932 GRANTHAM ROAD 1315-0/15/167 (East side (off)) Ornamental garden steps 50 metres south-west of Harlaxton Manor GV II* Ornamental garden steps. c1838-1844. Probably by William Burn for Gregory Gregory. Ashlar. Straight flight with turned balusters, moulded coping and square pedestals with strapwork, with 2 intermediate landings. The lower flight is flanked on each side by 4 stone seats on corbels. At the foot, a wider landing flanked by solid balustrades and strapwork pilasters, 2 of them topped with small statues of hearaldic beasts. The lowest flight, below the landing, is divided by square pedestals topped with urns with volute bases. On either side, short balustrades with strapwork pedestals. This building appears within Harlaxton Manor Gardens which are on the Gardens Register at grade II*.

Listing NGR: SK8947232212

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 27 Lincolnshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SK 89472 32212

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