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Latitude: 52.4099 / 52°24'35"N
Longitude: -0.5841 / 0°35'2"W
OS Eastings: 496408
OS Northings: 280038
OS Grid: SP964800
Mapcode National: GBR DX6.WP9
Mapcode Global: VHFNT.TPKG
Entry Name: Retaining Wall to Fish Pond Approximately 40 Metres South East of Drayton House
Listing Date: 31 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192183
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232516
Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Lowick
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SP9680 LOWICK DRAYTON PARK
12/82 Retaining wall to Fish Pond
approx. 40m. SE of Drayton
Retaining walls to fish pond. Probably medieval origins, mainly late C17/early
C18. Squared coursed limestone. Retaining 4 sides of rectangular pond. Probably
adapted from medieval stewpond of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).
Listing NGR: SP9640880038
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