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Nursery Garden Walls and Attached Outbuildings at Elvaston Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvaston, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8908 / 52°53'26"N

Longitude: -1.3887 / 1°23'19"W

OS Eastings: 441227

OS Northings: 332764

OS Grid: SK412327

Mapcode National: GBR 7GP.PQY

Mapcode Global: WHDH1.MLYQ

Entry Name: Nursery Garden Walls and Attached Outbuildings at Elvaston Castle

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83019

Location: Elvaston, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Elvaston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Elvaston-cum-Thulston-cum-Ambaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 43 SW

(West Side)
Nursery Garden Walls and Attached Outbuildings at Elvaston Castle


Kitchen garden walls and attached outbuildings. Late C18 and
mid C19. Built for the Earl of Harrington. Red brick with
brick and stone dressings, and slate roofs to outbuildings. Two
large rectangles of walls, both approximately 12 feet high with
late C18 walls to east plus outbuildings attached to north wall,
and mid C19 walls to west. Mid C19 walls are partly of metric
sized bricks and are hollow to allow hot air to be pumped
through. West wall has a C20 opening with wrought iron gates.
C18 walls have flat stone copings. The outbuildings to north
have a two storey part to east, with central panelled door below
plain stone lintel and a 2-light window below similar lintel to
east, plus canted bay window to west. Above there are three
2-light horizontal sliding glazing bar sashes below segment
heads. Central part is single storey with plank doors and
lapped glass windows below plain stone lintels and to west there
is a tall tower-like structure with single pitched roof, also
with lapped glass window and plank door.

Listing NGR: SK4114532791

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

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