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Sunken Garden and Rose Arbor

A Grade II Listed Building in Welbeck, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2623 / 53°15'44"N

Longitude: -1.1592 / 1°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 456179

OS Northings: 374246

OS Grid: SK561742

Mapcode National: GBR NZBQ.T9

Mapcode Global: WHDFF.587F

Entry Name: Sunken Garden and Rose Arbor

Listing Date: 12 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421041

Location: Welbeck, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, S80

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Welbeck

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

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Listing Text

SK 5674 and SK 5774 WELBECK WELBECK ABBEY
NORTH DRIVE
(South side)

12/196 Sunken Garden and
Rose Arbor

G.V. II

Sunken garden containing 2 summer houses. Late C19. Walls of
red brick with rough hewn stone facing. Entrances to the east
with decorative iron gates. Interior has at the south side a
summer house with balustraded base. 4 herms support the roof.
The north side has a pedimented wooden summer house with copper
roof. The pediment is supported on columns and has a modillion
cornice and central clock face. To the right is a doorway with
glazed door and overlight flanked by single columns. In the
north east corner is a projecting bay. Running around the edges
of the pools and tennis court are coped piers. The garden is
linked to Welbeck Abbey Ballroom via a rose arbor with part
rusticated walls, rock face ashlar rose troughs and a glazed
roof.


Listing NGR: SK5617974246

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

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