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Garden Wall Approx. 50 Metres East of Braxted Park House, Great Braxted

Description: Garden Wall Approx. 50 Metres East of Braxted Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 118895

OS Grid Reference: TL8561215309
OS Grid Coordinates: 585612, 215309
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8056, 0.6908

Location: Great Braxted, Essex CM8 3EN

Locality: Great Braxted
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 3EN

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Listing Text


2/51 Garden wall approx. 50
metres east of Braxted
Park House


Garden wall. C17/C18. There is a scratched date "I.S. 1821" at the base of the
east wall. Red brick, approx. 15 ft. high with semi-circular brick coping, the
wall encloses the original garden. The central wrought iron south gate, with
matching side panels and head is supported by brick pillars with stone eagle
finials, the emblem of the Du Cane family. Spur walls with urn finials and
north wall angles with foliated ball finials. There are 2 brick built gardeners
sheds attached to east and west walls. To the east of this walled garden is a
raised walk supported to the east by the ha-ha q.v. 2/1/52 and with terminal
urns q.v. 2/53. The whole good examples of their kind and one of the few
surviving features of this date in Essex.

Listing NGR: TL8561215309

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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