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Pier at South West Corner of Forecourt Garden, Dunham Massey

Description: Pier at South West Corner of Forecourt Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212849

OS Grid Reference: SJ7349187283
OS Grid Coordinates: 373491, 387283
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3817, -2.4000

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

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

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Listing Text


6/90 Pier at south-
west corner of
forecourt garden


Garden feature. Early C18. Ashlar. Lion of the Booth
crest stands on rectagular pier with projecting base and
cornice. From 2 side 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: SJ7349187283

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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