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Terrace Wall and Steps in Front of the Orangery

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyme Handley, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3381 / 53°20'17"N

Longitude: -2.0537 / 2°3'13"W

OS Eastings: 396521

OS Northings: 382352

OS Grid: SJ965823

Mapcode National: GBR GY3V.53

Mapcode Global: WHBBB.FC89

Entry Name: Terrace Wall and Steps in Front of the Orangery

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407220

Location: Lyme Handley, Cheshire East, SK12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Lyme Handley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Disley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 98 SE LYME HANDLEY C.P. LYME PARK

4/70 Terrace wall and steps
in front of the
Orangery.

GV II

Terrace wall and steps: c.1815 by Lewis Wyatt for Sir Thomas Legh.
Coursed, squared, buff sandstone rubble with sandstone dressings.
Raking square pilasters on plinths, at corners and at intervals along
the wall. Projecting moulded cornice, above stone band and supporting
flat chamfered capstones on the wall and pilasters. Flight of 12
steps in the centre of the wall, with fine grey sandstone treads on
buff sandstone, leads towards Orangery door.


Listing NGR: SJ9650282350

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

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