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Latitude: 52.5934 / 52°35'36"N
Longitude: -3.2175 / 3°13'2"W
OS Eastings: 317623
OS Northings: 300206
OS Grid: SJ176002
Mapcode National: GBR 9X.9NJ1
Mapcode Global: WH7B1.K22N
Plus Code: 9C4RHQVM+92
Entry Name: Garden Terraces at Vaynor Park
Listing Date: 21 August 1995
Last Amended: 21 August 1995
Source ID: 16400
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Alongside the house to the S, and forming the S boundary of the courtyard to its W.
Community: Berriew (Aberriw)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The terraces were designed by Thomas Penson, county surveyor for Montgomeryshire, as part of his extensive remodelling of the house, 1840-53. They link the house with the stable block to the SW.
Brick retaining wall surmounted by a series of urns in the length parallel to the house, with short lengths of parapet to either end: open-work lozenge decoration and bulbous pilasters over splayed buttresses. Shallow steps to the gardens immediately SW of the house, with urns on low parapets.
Included as a significant component both of the house at Vayor Park, and also of the garden layout which is contemporary with the remodelling of the house.
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