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Garden Wall About 20 Yards South West of Grafton Manor and Adjoining Chapel, Dodford with Grafton

Description: Garden Wall About 20 Yards South West of Grafton Manor and Adjoining Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156352

OS Grid Reference: SO9384669116
OS Grid Coordinates: 393846, 269116
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3201, -2.0917

Location: Grafton Lane, Dodford, Worcestershire B61 7HA

Locality: Dodford with Grafton
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B61 7HA

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Listing Text


11/87 Garden wall about 20 yards
south-west of Grafton Manor
and adjoining chapel


Garden wall. Late C16 with mid-C19 repairs. Handmade brick and sandstone
rubble with sandstone coping. Wall runs west for about 40 yards and varies
between four and seven feet high. About 10 yards along the north side is a
chamfered 4-centred archway with sandstone jambs. The wall survives from the
C16 terraced garden layout created by John Talbot and encloses the garden on
the west side of Grafton Manor and adjoining chapel (qv) to the south.
(The Birmingham Post booklet: Grafton manor: a short history, 1980).

Listing NGR: SO9384669116

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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