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Terrace Garden Walls to South West of Sharpecliffe Hall, Ipstones

Description: Terrace Garden Walls to South West of Sharpecliffe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274662

OS Grid Reference: SK0085552142
OS Grid Coordinates: 400855, 352142
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0665, -1.9887

Location: Ipstones, Staffordshire ST10 2LJ

Locality: Ipstones
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 2LJ

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Listing Text

SK 05 SW
Terrace garden walls
- to south-west of
Sharpecliffe Hall


Terrace garden walls. Late C19. Coursed and dressed stone; 3 tiers
of terraces earth with approximately 100m front and retained by walls
of approximately 14m height. Wall closest to house has deep pitched
copings, remainder flat. Each wall is broken in the centre (running
up to the side of the entrance front to the hall) by a flight of steps,
solid balustraded and with ball finials to the highest terrace which
also has steps at each end with ball finials to piers. Forms an
impressive and romantic garden layout to Sharpecliffe Hall (q.v.).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK0085552142

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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