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Walled Garden and Adjoining Wall to North East About 200 Yards West of Hanbury Hall, Hanbury

Description: Walled Garden and Adjoining Wall to North East About 200 Yards West of Hanbury Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147807

OS Grid Reference: SO9419663643
OS Grid Coordinates: 394196, 263643
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2709, -2.0865

Location: Hanbury, Worcestershire WR9 7EA

Locality: Hanbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7EA

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Listing Text

SO 96 SW
Walled garden and adjoining
wall to north-east about
200 yards west of Hanbury

Walled garden and adjoining wall. Late C18. Brick in English garden wall
bond with sandstone ashlar dressings and copings. Wall about 10 feet high
encloses a space of approximately 7,200 square yards. Entrance at centre
of west side has a semi-circular headed archway, flanking pilasters and raised
pediment. Opposing smaller entrance in east wall has brick piers with small
ball finials. The wall adjoining to the north-east varies between about 4 feet
and 10 feet high and runs north-west for a distance of about 30 yards and returns
to the south-east for about 2 yards. The first 20 yards of its length are of
lower height and flanked by square piers with pyramidal capping; at the centre
of this section is a small gateway also flanked by square piers. The wall formed
part of an additional walled garden of which only one other section of walling
survives (qv). Both gardens retain their orcharding. Included as part of the
garden layout of Hanbury Hall (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9419663643

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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