British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

East Formal Garden, Steps in South West Corner, Blenheim

Description: East Formal Garden, Steps in South West Corner

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252993

OS Grid Reference: SP4418316073
OS Grid Coordinates: 444183, 216073
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8415, -1.3601

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX20 1PS

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1PS

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Blenheim, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

8/11 East Formal Garden, steps in
SW corner
Steps. 1908, by Achille Duchene. Limestone. Two flights of 5 steps each, with
plain balustrades and piers with panelled sides. Part of Duchene's layout for
the East Formal Garden designed for the Ninth Duke of Marlborough.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP4418316073

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.