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Latitude: 51.3291 / 51°19'44"N
Longitude: -2.2872 / 2°17'13"W
OS Eastings: 380086
OS Northings: 158922
OS Grid: ST800589
Mapcode National: GBR 0R5.QJM
Mapcode Global: VH96V.9VQJ
Entry Name: Steps and Lower Terraces in Garden at Iford Manor
Listing Date: 14 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1364058
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314686
Location: Westwood, Wiltshire, BA15
Civil Parish: Westwood
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Westwood St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 85 NW WESTWOOD IFORD
6/238 Steps and lower terraces in
garden at Iford Manor
Three flights of steps linked by terraces, ascending from courtyard
at east end of Iford Manor (q.v.). Circa 1905 by H.A. Peto.
Rubble stone terrace revetment walls with ashlar piers. Lowest
flight of steps flanked by C18 square piers with fielded panels and
moulded cappings with lead urns, flanking revetment walls with flat
coping. Middle terrace has revetment walls with coping swept up to
square plinths with lead urns, canted recess with C15 Italian
wellhead. Upper terrace steps flanked by C13 Comacine Italian
marble lions with plain columns surmounted by standing figures,
rubble stone revetment walls with coping also framing steps. One
of Peto's earliest improvements to the gardens at Iford Manor.
(E. Cartwright-Hignett, The Gardens at Iford Manor, 1985)
Listing NGR: ST8008658922
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