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Latitude: 53.1402 / 53°8'24"N
Longitude: -2.8767 / 2°52'36"W
OS Eastings: 341449
OS Northings: 360695
OS Grid: SJ414606
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.63QZ
Mapcode Global: WH88M.SBBJ
Entry Name: Retaining Wall to Upper (Western) Terrace, Steps and Wall of Fountain Pond
Listing Date: 2 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138397
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55272
Location: Eaton and Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester, CH4
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Eaton and Eccleston
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Eccleston St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 4160 EATON C.P. EAST GARDEN TO HALL
9/76 Retaining Wall to Upper
(Western) Terrace, Steps
and Wall of Fountain
Retaining Wall with Flight of Steps at each side of central portion
(above shaped pond), 1911, by Detmar Blow for 2nd Duke of Westminster.
The grey stone recessed central portion is slightly curved with
balustrade and 2 ornate urns, behind the fountain pool. A straight
flight of stone steps to each side of the pool, each with fountain
statuary on the lower pedestal of its balustrade. Walls to the middle
terrace have 5 lion head spouts of stone in the retaining wall which
supply the pool. The pool has a shaped stone kerb. The wing walls
are of red sandstone.
The wall returns south of the terrace, listed separately (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ4144960693
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