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North Retaining Walls, Steps and 2 Summer Houses, to the Rose Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4418 / 51°26'30"N

Longitude: -2.7134 / 2°42'48"W

OS Eastings: 350512

OS Northings: 171659

OS Grid: ST505716

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NJ5L

Mapcode Global: VH88R.X1D2

Entry Name: North Retaining Walls, Steps and 2 Summer Houses, to the Rose Garden

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33589

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/198 North Retaining Walls, Steps and
2 Summer Houses, to the Rose


Retaining walls, steps and 2 summer houses. Probably c.1865 by John Norton.
Coped coursed rubble retaining walls, approximately 4 feet high, surmounted by
small urns. Set forward centre with a flight of 8 steps. At either end is a
rustic, octagonal summer house with a fish scale tiled roof; timber uprights
with arch-braces between; mosaic floor and Minton tiled rear walls. (Country
Life, 17.V.1902.).

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