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Garden seating and flanking urns at north end of terrace in front of east side of Keele Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Keele, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0001 / 53°0'0"N

Longitude: -2.2696 / 2°16'10"W

OS Eastings: 382004

OS Northings: 344789

OS Grid: SJ820447

Mapcode National: GBR 02W.WJ7

Mapcode Global: WHBCS.3VJD

Entry Name: Garden seating and flanking urns at north end of terrace in front of east side of Keele Hall

Listing Date: 14 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362563

Location: Keele, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Keele

Built-Up Area: Keele

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Keele St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


6/29 Garden seating and flanking u urns at north end of
terrace in front of east s side of Keele Hall


Garden seat and flanking urns. Probably c.1860-80, possibly by William
Andrews Nesfield. Sandstone ashlar. Semi-circular garden seat flanked
by 2 highly decorated urns on square pedestals to front. Included in
association with Keele Hall (q.v.). Nesfield had drawn up plans for an
arboretum as early as the 1840's, but these were never carried out and
it is likely that the garden seats are later, dating from the time of
Salvin's re-building of the hall. This type of garden furniture was
quite a feature of early and mid-Victorian garden design.

Listing NGR: SJ8200444789

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

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