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Boathouse and Causeway Approximately 100 Metres North West of Maer Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Maer, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.942 / 52°56'31"N

Longitude: -2.3123 / 2°18'44"W

OS Eastings: 379110

OS Northings: 338340

OS Grid: SJ791383

Mapcode National: GBR 03L.J7H

Mapcode Global: WH9C0.G94X

Plus Code: 9C4VWMRQ+R3

Entry Name: Boathouse and Causeway Approximately 100 Metres North West of Maer Hall

Listing Date: 14 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362709

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

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Maer

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Maer St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Boathouse and attached
causeway approximately
100m north-west of
Maer Hall


Boathouse. Probably mid-to-late C19. Possibly by T.H. Mawson, who laid
out the gardens of Maer Hall (q.v.) for F.J. Harrison in late C19. Rock-
faced sandstone ashlar. Causeway about 20m in length running from balustrade
and turning to left at north-west end, under which is the boathouse
itself. Causeway has one round-headed arch on both sides, with steps over
top and 2 round arches and short flight of steps on south. Boathouse with
narrow round arches to north-west and south and wide round-arched boat
entrance to north; flat roof above with low parapet has access from
causeway. The boathouse and causeway were formerly in the lake itself,
but this has now receded to the north-west, which means that boats now
have to be pulled for a short distance across the lawn.

Listing NGR: SJ7911038340

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