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Pier at South West Corner of Forecourt Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunham Massey, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.3817 / 53°22'54"N

Longitude: -2.4 / 2°23'59"W

OS Eastings: 373492

OS Northings: 387285

OS Grid: SJ734872

Mapcode National: GBR CYPB.6G

Mapcode Global: WH98V.38FB

Entry Name: Pier at South West Corner of Forecourt Garden

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212849

Location: Dunham Massey, Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Civil Parish: Dunham Massey

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bowdon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 78 NW


Pier at south-west corner of
forecourt garden


Garden feature. Early C18. Ashlar. Lion of the Booth
crest stands on rectangular pier with projecting base and
cornice. From 2 side radiate short walls with scrolled
copings which delineate the formal lawn. The pier (which is
one of a pair [q.v.]) was substituted in place of the
forecourt walls which were demolished to give an open
prospect to the hall.

Listing NGR: SJ7349287285

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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