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Retaining Wall of Ha Ha Along the Boundary Between the Garden of Holfield Grange and the Public Road, Coggeshall

Description: Retaining Wall of Ha Ha Along the Boundary Between the Garden of Holfield Grange and the Public Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116033

OS Grid Reference: TL8308023238
OS Grid Coordinates: 583080, 223238
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8777, 0.6584

Location: Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1NU

Locality: Coggeshall
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 1NU

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Listing Text


5/2 Retaining wall of
ha-ha along the
boundary between the
garden of Holfield
Grange and the public
road to the south-west

- II

Retaining wall of ha-ha. C18. Red brick in Flemish bond. Extends from the S
corner of the garden of Holfield Grange north-westerly for approximately 150
metres, where it joins a plain brick wall. In 30 concave bays with small
buttresses at the junctions. Visible height above bottom of dry ditch 0.90
metre. Brick on edge coping. Relates to an earlier house on the same site as
the present Holfield Grange, illustrated by J. June in Excursions through Essex,
1818, as Oldfield Grange, Essex Record Office (augmented copy).

Listing NGR: TL8308023238

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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