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Latitude: 51.533 / 51°31'58"N
Longitude: -2.3258 / 2°19'32"W
OS Eastings: 377498
OS Northings: 181612
OS Grid: ST774816
Mapcode National: GBR 0NM.SZ0
Mapcode Global: VH95V.MQTP
Entry Name: Retaining Walls to Terrace, Terminating at the West End in a Raised Square over a Vaulted Undercroft
Listing Date: 29 July 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320876
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34169
Location: Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, GL9
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Sodbury
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Old Sodbury St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
ST 78 SE SODBURY LYEGROVE
Retaining walls to
at the west end in a
raised square over a
Probably mid-C19. In the form of Renaissance fortifications. Coursed rubble with
ashlar coping. Embrasures at wide intervals. At the west end the walls enclose
raised square "terreplain", with corner bastions. Under the square is a long barrel
vaulted storage chamber, possibly an ice-house entered from field level.
The terrace might have been a bowling green.
Listing NGR: ST7749881612
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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