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Flight of Steps with Urns Adjacent to North Front of Drayton House, Lowick

Description: Flight of Steps with Urns Adjacent to North Front of Drayton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232507

OS Grid Reference: SP9630680064
OS Grid Coordinates: 496306, 280064
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4101, -0.5856

Locality: Lowick
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 3BB

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Listing Text


12/73 Flight of steps with urns
adjacent to N front of Drayton


Steps and attached urns. Early C18 after manner of Van Nost, steps restored C19.
Limestone ashlar steps have 4 lead urns, with classical bas relief, on ashlar
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9630680064

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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