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Flight of Steps with Urns Approximately 90 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House, Lowick

Description: Flight of Steps with Urns Approximately 90 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232520

OS Grid Reference: SP9637680132
OS Grid Coordinates: 496376, 280132
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4107, -0.5846

Location: Lowick, Northamptonshire NN14 3BB

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

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Listing Text


12/86 Flight of steps with urns
approx. 90m. E of E front of
Drayton House


Flight of steps and urns. Early C18, urns probably by J. Van Nost for Sir John
Germain. Limestone ashlar steps with flanking ashlar parapets. 8 lead urns
mounted on parapet. Located on east/west axis of east front of Drayton House
(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: SP9637680132

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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