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Ha Ha Approximately 50 Metres to South of Sandbeck Park (House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Maltby, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4053 / 53°24'19"N

Longitude: -1.1443 / 1°8'39"W

OS Eastings: 456983

OS Northings: 390176

OS Grid: SK569901

Mapcode National: GBR NYG2.10

Mapcode Global: WHDDN.DNBR

Entry Name: Ha Ha Approximately 50 Metres to South of Sandbeck Park (House)

Listing Date: 1 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335932

Location: Maltby, Rotherham, S81

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Maltby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Maltby

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

4/57 Ha-ha approximately
50 metres to south
of Sandbeck Park (house)
Ha-ha. c1771-73. Probably by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown for the Earl of
Scarbrough. Coursed magnesian limestone rubble. Dry-stone retaining wall
capped by overhanging course and forming division between parkland and
gardens to Sandbeck Park (q.v.); continues eastwards from a position
approximately 80 metres to south of the house. The labourer's wage book
(cited in Girouard, p1025) suggests that much of the years 1771-73 were
occupied in constructing ha-has around the house.
M. Girouard, 'Sandbeck Park, Yorkshire - III,' Country Life, Oct 21st 1965.

Listing NGR: SK5698390176

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