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Latitude: 52.411 / 52°24'39"N
Longitude: -0.5842 / 0°35'3"W
OS Eastings: 496398
OS Northings: 280160
OS Grid: SP963801
Mapcode National: GBR DX6.WMM
Mapcode Global: VHFNT.TNHM
Entry Name: Retaining Wall Approximately 110 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House
Listing Date: 31 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286749
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232512
Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Lowick
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SP9680 LOWICK DRAYTON PARK
12/78 Retaining wall approx. l10n. E
of E front of Drayton House
Retaining wall. Probably early C18 for Sir John Germain. Squared coursed
limestone with ashlar coping. Central semi-circular bastion on main east/west
axis of Drayton House (q.v.) forms terrace for Statue of Samson and the
Philistine approximately 110 metres east of east front of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G,, Drayton House, 1978).
Listing NGR: SP9639880160
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