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Southern Retaining Wall to Upper Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Eaton and Eccleston, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1397 / 53°8'22"N

Longitude: -2.8773 / 2°52'38"W

OS Eastings: 341410

OS Northings: 360645

OS Grid: SJ414606

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.69KN

Mapcode Global: WH88M.SB1V

Entry Name: Southern Retaining Wall to Upper Terrace

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55287

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

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Listing Text


9/91 Southern Retaining Wall
to Upper Terrace


Retaining Wall and Steps, circa 1896, tentatively attributed to Edwin
Lutyens (Pevsner, and Hubbard), but probably altered by Detmar Blow,
1911, for the 2nd Duke. Pale grey stone and red sandstone. The wings
are balustraded; that to left projects with quadrant corners,
overlooking the southern "Italian" gardens, that to the right has a
balustraded flight of 12 stone steps, central, to the middle terrace.

Listing NGR: SJ4141060645

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

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