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Rear Garden Walls to Numbers 5 to 27 (Odd) (Former Boundary Wall to Carshalton Park), Sutton

Description: Rear Garden Walls to Numbers 5 to 27 (Odd) (Former Boundary Wall to Carshalton Park)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 206674

OS Grid Reference: TQ2823363930
OS Grid Coordinates: 528233, 163930
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3600, -0.1596

Location: Ashcombe Road, Sutton, Greater London SM5 3ET

Locality: Sutton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM5 3ET

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Rear Garden Walls
to Nos 5 to 27 (odd)
(Former Boundary Wall
to Carshalton Park)
TQ 2863 34/4
Early C18; date 1716 carved into a brick pillar at east end; southern boundary
wall to former Carshalton Park. Red brick wall with rounded and battered coping;
plinth; brick pilasters at intervals. To east of No 5 wall continues as south
garden wall to No 32 Woodstock Road (see Woodstock Road, Carshalton). To rear
of Nos 5 and 7 two imposing tall brick pillars with stone capping, easternmost
one with date 1716. Wall broken down for garages to rear of probably Nos 11
and l3. A lower section around rear of No 17 with paler courses of brickwork
added at the top above C18 coping; latter probably of C19 date; square pillar
with stone capping. The magnificent wrought-iron gates flanked by statues of
Diana and Actaeon and formerly in east boundary wall to The Park have been removed
to Planting Fields, Oyster Bay, Baltimore, now owned by New York University.

Listing NGR: TQ2823363930

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Source: English Heritage

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