Description: Walls, Gatepiers, Gates and Retaining Wall to Forecourt of Easton Neston House
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 234872
OS Grid Reference: SP7012349265
OS Grid Coordinates: 470123, 249265
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1372, -0.9768
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SP 7048 EASTON NESTON EASTON NESTON PARK
12/49 Walls, gatepiers, gates and
retaining wall to forecourt of
Easton Neston House
Walls, gatepiers, gates and balustrade. c.1930. Walls of brick with limestone
piers, niches and coping. Wall extends from right hand end of basement of Easton
Neston House to enclose forecourt and is punctuated by niches containing
over-life size statues, piers topped by stone urns and gatepiers to garden and
drive with wrought-iron gates. Retaining wall opposite house separates forecourt
from park and has limestone balustrade and central flight of 9 stone steps.
Further section of wall with gatepiers and gates to drive, attached to left end
of wing, completes enclosure of forecourt.
(Park and gardens included in H.B.M.C.E. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade
Listing NGR: SP7012349265
Source: English Heritage
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