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Wall Enclosing Italian Garden to South East and North East of Moor Park, Rickmansworth

Description: Wall Enclosing Italian Garden to South East and North East of Moor Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158844

OS Grid Reference: TQ0758493277
OS Grid Coordinates: 507584, 193277
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6280, -0.4471

Locality: Rickmansworth
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD3 1LE

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Listing Text


14/200 Wall enclosing Italian
Garden to SE and NE of
Moor Park


Garden wall enclosing Italian garden at Moor Park (q.v.) laid out
c.1830. Ashlar. Low wall less than 1m in height runs from S return angle
at front of house in sections articulated by short piers turning through
3 right angles to an end N of house. On central axis of house there is a
step out with a segmental curve around fountain (q.v.). Moulded plinth
and slightly cambered head to wall. Piers have moulded caps, 2 with
recessed moulded panels. Included for group value. See also urns,
sundial and putti (q.q.v.).

Listing NGR: TQ0758493277

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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