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Latitude: 52.8195 / 52°49'10"N
Longitude: -1.4197 / 1°25'11"W
OS Eastings: 439201
OS Northings: 324819
OS Grid: SK392248
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.7VJ
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.5D6C
Entry Name: Three Forcing Walls and Attached Greenhouses in Melbourne Hall Gardens
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096379
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83068
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Melbourne
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/84 (East Side)
Three Forcing Walls and
in Melbourne Hall
Three forcing walls. c1704. Erected as part of a French style
garden designed by Royal Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and
Wise, for Thomas Coke of Melbourne Hall with work carried out by
William Cooke of Walcot. Red brick with vitrified headers and
stone copings. Three 12ft high straight walls, set about 30
feet apart and each with pilaster strips at regular intervals
along the southern face. Two northern walls have later
outbuildings and greenhouses attached. Included in the
Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I. See item 6/63
Listing NGR: SK3920124819
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