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Walls and Steps of East Terrace and Associated Formal Gardens at Tirley Garth

A Grade II Listed Building in Willington, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1912 / 53°11'28"N

Longitude: -2.6814 / 2°40'53"W

OS Eastings: 354569

OS Northings: 366224

OS Grid: SJ545662

Mapcode National: GBR 7L.2WR0

Mapcode Global: WH88J.S1BX

Entry Name: Walls and Steps of East Terrace and Associated Formal Gardens at Tirley Garth

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55780

Location: Willington, Cheshire West and Chester, CW6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Willington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Kelsall St Philip

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

3/76 Walls and steps of east
terrace and associated
formal gardens at Tirley


Revetment, terrace and enclosing walls and steps: c1912 by T H Mawson
for R A Prestwich. Irregularly coursed red sandstone walls and York
stone paving. Paved terrace against the house has lines of steps and
an openwork parapet. On the east side it is buttressed and forms part
of 2 walled rectangular lawns divided by steps and a pathway. To the
south these are surrounded by low walls with bold ramps, and to the
north by a wall with an open parapet. At the junction and each corner
of the eastern side of these lawns are small enclosed gardens. To the
north it is walled around a circular pond, in the middle it is
hexagonal around a formal bed (partly yew hedged), to the south the
steps divide around a circular pool with a half-domed canopy
containing a fountain.

Listing NGR: SJ5456966224

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

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