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Garden Walls, Iron Work, Summer House and Bridge at Barton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton Blount, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9086 / 52°54'30"N

Longitude: -1.6918 / 1°41'30"W

OS Eastings: 420825

OS Northings: 334616

OS Grid: SK208346

Mapcode National: GBR 4B3.R2K

Mapcode Global: WHCFR.Z5K1

Plus Code: 9C4WW855+C7

Entry Name: Garden Walls, Iron Work, Summer House and Bridge at Barton Hall

Listing Date: 4 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82657

Location: Barton Blount, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE65

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Barton Blount

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Church Broughton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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3/3 (West Side)
Garden walls,iron-
work, Summer-
house & bridge
at Barton Hall

Garden wall with urns, terracing, ha-ha wall, bridge, summer
house, iron railings and gates. C18, C19 and c1925. Sandstone
and red brick. Stone ha-ha wall to south of Hall, continuing
westwards as a retaining wall, stone coped with C18 urns.
Linked by a stone balustrade to a terrace wall along the south
side of the house with a double flight of steps and early C18
wrought iron railings, from St Mary's Gate Chapel in Derby,
probably by Robert Bakewell. Formal gardens on the west side of
the house with a pair of wrought iron gates of c1926, bought
from the Royal Show in Derby. Attached brick wall along the
north side. The wall continues to the west, with another
wrought iron gate, probably by Bakewell and said to have come
from a demolished house in Friargate, Derby. Brick walls to
north enclosing a small garden with a summer house of c1933 with
pyramid roof and muilioned and transomed window. Fake 1633
datestone over the door. Further walled garden to east with
wrought iron screen on the north side, dated 1771, and said to
have come from Wollaton Hall. c1926 gates on east side, of a
medievalising portcullis design. The Hall was sold to
Basil Mallender in 1925 who then laid out much of the gardens
and collected ironwork from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SK2082534616

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