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Description: Balustraded Upper Terrace to West of Condover Hall with Urns, Bastion Garden House and 2 Flights of
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259387
OS Grid Reference: SJ4947205664
OS Grid Coordinates: 349472, 305664
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6464, -2.7482
SJ 40 NE CONDOVER C.P. CONDOVER
5/85 Balustraded upper terrace
- to west of Condover Hall
with urns, bastion garden
house and 2 flights of
steps to lower terrace.
Balustraded west terrace. Probably early C17. Sandstone ashlar. Approxi-
mately 150m in length. Open balustrade with square balusters and rectangular
piers flanked by round-arched openings and C-shaped brackets; piers sur-
mounted by C19 terracotta urns decorated with grotesque heads, and floral
motifs. 2 flights of steps at north end approach lower terrace (q.v.).
Square bastion at south end with splayed corner buttresses covers rib-
vaulted tunnel with round-arched 4-bay arcades to either side, serving
as garden house.
Listing NGR: SJ4947205664
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Source: English Heritage
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