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Walls and Steps to Walled Garden, Immediately West of Kingston Maurward House, Stinsford

Description: Walls and Steps to Walled Garden, Immediately West of Kingston Maurward House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 106330

OS Grid Reference: SY7149491059
OS Grid Coordinates: 371494, 91059
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7185, -2.4051

Location: Kingston Maurward, Dorset College of Agriculture (W-bound) DT2 8PY

Locality: Stinsford
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8PY

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Listing Text



8/142 Walls and steps to
walled garden,
immediately west of
Kingston Maurward


Walls and steps to walled garden. Early C20. Rock faced ashlar walls,
topped by open stone balustrades, with turned balusters and moulded
copings. Carved stone urns on these, at intervals, - (some missing). At
the west end the west wall extends south of the main garden, incorporating a
flight of stone steps. These have rock faced balustrade walls capped by
open balustrading as described above. At the bottom of the upper flight,
square piers with tall vase finials; the lower flight has returned steps.
At the east end of the main garden, facing the house, a flight of stone
steps with stone balustrade walls. At the bottom of these square piers with
moulded caps and ball finials.

Listing NGR: SY7149491059

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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