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Steps to Rendezvous at End of Long Walk 20 Metres North West of Marsh Court, Kings Somborne

Description: Steps to Rendezvous at End of Long Walk 20 Metres North West of Marsh Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 140751

OS Grid Reference: SU3563433668
OS Grid Coordinates: 435634, 133668
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1012, -1.4924

Location: Kings Somborne, Hampshire SO20 6JB

Locality: Kings Somborne
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6JB

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Listing Text

SU 3533
13/4 Steps to Rendezvous at
end of Long Walk 20m NW
of Marsh Court
Steps to Rendezvous 1901-5 by E L Lutyens. Stone with knapped flint. Plan of
3 sided small enclosure with semi-circular steps rising to narrow opening in N
wall and then radiating upwards and outwards onto viewing platform. On one side,
at end of walk above moat in front of house, 2 tall square piers of 3.5m high with
moulded cornice and obelisk finial, no parapet between. On other side balustraded
parapet. Set in lower part of wall both sides oval niche at bottom console corbel.
End wall has square pier near each corner rising 0.5m above balustraded parapet.
Between piers parapet descends from each side to short piers either side of
opening for steps.

Listing NGR: SU3576130748

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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