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Island Wall Running Around Walton Hall Including 2 Boat Houses, Steps and Landing Stage to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Wakefield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6412 / 53°38'28"N

Longitude: -1.4509 / 1°27'3"W

OS Eastings: 436397

OS Northings: 416219

OS Grid: SE363162

Mapcode National: GBR LV9B.NG

Mapcode Global: WHDCB.PQ8X

Entry Name: Island Wall Running Around Walton Hall Including 2 Boat Houses, Steps and Landing Stage to West

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342354

Location: Walton, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Walton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sandal Magna St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE31NE WALTON WALTON PARK

3/50 Island wall running
around Walton Hall
including 2 boat houses,
steps and landing stage
to west

GV II

Island wall including 2 boathouses and landing stage. Mid-late C18. Rock-faced
stone with ashlar dressings. Curved walls in well-coursed masonry with regularly-
spaced projecting piers. Ashlar flat coping projects slightly. To the west,
semicircular landing stage at lower level approached by 5 well-dressed ashlar steps.
Boat houses to left of this have shallow arches with raised keystones and projecting
piers to either side. Inner chamber for boats. Roof suports sundial (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SE3639716219

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

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