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Steps, Walls and Gates to Old Pleasure Grounds About 250 Metres South East of Moor Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Moor Park & Eastbury, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6261 / 51°37'33"N

Longitude: -0.4459 / 0°26'45"W

OS Eastings: 507675

OS Northings: 193062

OS Grid: TQ076930

Mapcode National: GBR 2N.68S

Mapcode Global: VHFSS.7D49

Entry Name: Steps, Walls and Gates to Old Pleasure Grounds About 250 Metres South East of Moor Park

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158845

Location: Batchworth, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Town: Three Rivers

Electoral Ward/Division: Moor Park & Eastbury

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Rickmansworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


14/201 Steps, walls and gates
to Old Pleasure Grounds
about 250m SE of Moor Park


Steps, walls and gates to SE of Moor Park (q.v.) leading up to Old
Pleasure Grounds laid out by Capability Brown, c.1755-60. Late C19.
Ashlar. Central flight of steps with piers at lower level to flanking
walls all with moulded plinths and caps. At upper level walls break
outwards with balustrades. End piers with banded rustication and
scrolled buttresses. Walls return again to another pair of rusticated
piers before a final break outwards. Wrought iron gates at top of steps.
Included for group value. See Statue (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TQ0767593062

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

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