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Latitude: 52.9872 / 52°59'14"N
Longitude: -1.8913 / 1°53'28"W
OS Eastings: 407395
OS Northings: 343327
OS Grid: SK073433
Mapcode National: GBR 37K.NNH
Mapcode Global: WHBD4.X5KR
Entry Name: Wall and Basin Enclosing the Italian Garden to the North West
Listing Date: 3 January 1967
Last Amended: 17 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1037871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275092
Location: Farley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Farley
Built-Up Area: Alton Park
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 0643-0743 FARLEY C.P. ALTON PARK
Wall and basin enclosing the
3/1/67 Italian Garden to the north-
west (Formerly listed as
Wall and basin. Early C19. Ashlar with edged herringbone tooling.
An approximately 50 yard length of wall aligned north-east/south-west
facing south-east. The wall has a lobed top with a pedestalled statue
in the gap between each lobe, towards the north-east and a basin with
everted rim projects from the wall. The wall forms a single architec-
tural composition with the White Bridge (q.v.). This item forms part of
the important garden layout at Alton Towers (q.v.) which is included at Grade
I on the HBMC Gardens Register.
Listing NGR: SK0739543327
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