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Terrace Wall Forming North Boundary to Garden of Gawthorpe Hall Overlooking River Calder

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8031 / 53°48'11"N

Longitude: -2.2951 / 2°17'42"W

OS Eastings: 380664

OS Northings: 434125

OS Grid: SD806341

Mapcode National: GBR DSDG.XF

Mapcode Global: WH96R.QN9V

Plus Code: 9C5VRP33+6X

Entry Name: Terrace Wall Forming North Boundary to Garden of Gawthorpe Hall Overlooking River Calder

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414848

Location: Ightenhill, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Civil Parish: Ightenhill

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley West All Saints St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


4/16 Terrace wall forming north
boundary to garden of
Gawthorpe Hall overlooking
River Calder

- II

Terrace wall, c.1850-60, probably by Sir Charles Barry. Ashlar, surmounting a
retaining wall of sandstone blocks; c.110 metres between east and west
extremities, the centre third bowed outwards round a semi-circular formal
garden directly behind the house, and the ends turned inwards to form
ornamental benches; the parapet, which is battered on the outer face, carries
Jacobean-style finials.

Listing NGR: SD8066434125

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

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