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Group of 4 Stone Troughs in Formal Gardens of Somerleyton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.5209 / 52°31'15"N

Longitude: 1.6723 / 1°40'20"E

OS Eastings: 649227

OS Northings: 297785

OS Grid: TM492977

Mapcode National: GBR YSB.X7C

Mapcode Global: VHM66.XWYV

Entry Name: Group of 4 Stone Troughs in Formal Gardens of Somerleyton Hall

Listing Date: 29 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282412

Location: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Waveney, Suffolk, NR32

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Somerleyton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
4/61 Group of 4 stone troughs
in formal gardens of
Somerleyton Hall
Group of 4 identical plant troughs. Circa 1846 by John Thomas for Sir Morton
Peto. They are shown in their present position on Nesfield's 'Plan of Details
for the Enlargement of the West Parterre' dated October 1850; at this date
they were already in existence and were described as 'stone flower baskets'.
Stone; lozenge-shaped on plan. Listed for group value as part of the formal
garden originally laid out by Nesfield. Forms part of a garden included in
the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II.

Listing NGR: TM4922797785

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