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Retaining wall, balustrade and steps between the flower and parterre gardens, Trentham Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Swynnerton, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.9643 / 52°57'51"N

Longitude: -2.2018 / 2°12'6"W

OS Eastings: 386541

OS Northings: 340790

OS Grid: SJ865407

Mapcode National: GBR 14W.258

Mapcode Global: WHBD0.4RSC

Plus Code: 9C4VXQ7X+P7

Entry Name: Retaining wall, balustrade and steps between the flower and parterre gardens, Trentham Gardens

Listing Date: 9 January 1996

Last Amended: 19 March 2019

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448830

Location: Swynnerton, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST4

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Swynnerton

Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Trentham St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


953-0/2/10028 Balustrade, Retaining Wall and
Steps between Flower and Parterre


Retaining wall with balustrade and steps. Circa 1834-40; probably by Sir Charles Barry and W.A.Nesfield, for the Duke of Sutherland. Ashlar retaining wall between the Flower and Parterre Gardens, with balustrade, radiused back at the centre with semi-circular flight of steps.
It formerly linked four pavilions, of which only the west pavilion survives and is listed, ref 2/12.

Listing NGR: SJ8653840787

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

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