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Description: Kitchen Garden Wall and Attached Pavilions and Terrace Retaining Wall Approximately 76 Metres to Nor
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260104
OS Grid Reference: SJ5342923304
OS Grid Coordinates: 353429, 323304
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8053, -2.6923
SJ 5223-5323 SHAWBURY C.P. ACTON REYNALD
17/109 Kitchen garden wall
- and attached pavilions
and terrace retaining
wall approx. 76 metres
to north-west of Acton
Kitchen garden wall and attached pavilions and terrace retaining walls.
Dated 1847. Red brick wall and yellow/grey sandstone ashlar pavilions.
Wall approximately 70 metres long and 2 metres high with flanking pavilions.
Stone coping with various carved ornament including shell lunettes,
busts and the Corbet coat of arms above central gateway with wrought-
iron gate and square piers with moulded stone caps and urn finials.
Pavilions: 3 bays, centre wider. Octagonal piers with bases and moulded
capitals, depressed chamfered arches, moulded cornice, and parapet with
strapwork cresting, panelled octagonal corner piers with onion-shaped
caps, and central shield dated: "ACV/1847". Right-hand pavilion slightly
wider and with chamfered depressed-arched doorway with nail-studded
boarded door. Low terrace retaining walls adjoining to front; octagonal
corner piers with moulded caps and central flight of steps. The sections
of kitchen garden wall to the north of this wall are not included on
Listing NGR: SJ5342923304
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Source: English Heritage
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