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Pier at South East Corner of Forecourt Garden, Dunham Massey

Description: Pier at South East Corner of Forecourt Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212848

OS Grid Reference: SJ7358287324
OS Grid Coordinates: 373582, 387324
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3821, -2.3986

Location: Smithy Dr, Dunham Massey, Trafford WA14 4SJ

Locality: Dunham Massey
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: WA14 4SJ

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Listing Text


6/89 Pier at south-
east corner of
forecourt garden


Garden feature. Early C18. Ashlar. Lion of the Booth crest
stands on rectangular pier with projecting base and cornice.
From 2 sides radiate short walls with scrolled copings which
delineate the formal lawn. The pier (which is one of a pair
[q.v.]) was substituted in place of the forecourt walls which
were demolished to give an open prospect to the hall.

Listing NGR: SJ7358287324

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Source: English Heritage

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