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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: SEATS, BALUSTRADES AND TERRACES TO EAST OF STOKE ROCHFORD HALL

List entry Number: 1360353

Location

SEATS, BALUSTRADES AND TERRACES TO EAST OF STOKE ROCHFORD HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityStoke Rochford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 09-Jan-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 193406

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History

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Details

STOKE ROCHFORD STOKE ROCHFORD PARK SK 92 NW 6/165 Seats, balustrades and terraces to east of Stoke Rochford Hall G.V. I Seats, balustrades and terraces. 1841-5. By William Burn for Sir Christopher Turnor. Ashlar. To the east of the house are upper and lower terraces with parterre to the south. At the south end of the main terrace is a gargantuan stone seat with panelled back, scrolled arm rests and large orb finials. 2 pairs of stone steps link the terraces and to the lower side are panelled parapets linked by open balustrades, all with square panelled piers and continuously moulded copings. At the south end of the lower terrace is a lesser seat supported on moulded corbels. The terraces overlook the picturesquely wooded valley of the Witham and retain their original landscape setting.

Listing NGR: SK9187828073

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 Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 27 Lincolnshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England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 91878 28073

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