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Garden Walls and Gate Immediately North of Julians, Rushden

Description: Garden Walls and Gate Immediately North of Julians

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 162350

OS Grid Reference: TL3075732591
OS Grid Coordinates: 530757, 232591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9764, -0.0977

Location: Rushden, Hertfordshire SG9 0TD

Locality: Rushden
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 0TD

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Listing Text

TL 33 SW
7/27 Garden Walls and Gate
immediately N of Julians
Walls and gate to terraced formal garden and swimming pool at Julians
(q.v.). C18 origins, laid out 1937-9 for Col. R. Cooper. Red brick walls
about 2m in height extend in 3 sections away from house to enclose a
rectangular garden. Brick piers with moulded stone caps, opening to E
has vase finials, ball finials to S, eagle finials to N. Rectangular
wall to N encloses swimming pool. To garden wrought iron gates with
rusticated ashlar piers with bulbous vase finials, vase finialed piers
opposite, ball finials at corners, apsidal changing room to W, open apse
to E. To NE a stone bearing the inscription 'AM/MM/WAM/1823' is
incorporated into a part of the wall once enclosing the C18 kitchen
garden. (Country Life, 20/6 and 4/7/47).

Listing NGR: TL3075732591

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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