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Terrace Walls and Steps to Garden Front of Culford Hall, Culford

Description: Terrace Walls and Steps to Garden Front of Culford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284216

OS Grid Reference: TL8313170362
OS Grid Coordinates: 583131, 270362
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3008, 0.6844

Location: Culford, Suffolk IP28 6TX

Locality: Culford
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 6TX

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Listing Text


1/20 Terrace walls and steps
- to garden front of Culford


Terrace walls to the south and west of Culford Hall. Early C19. Yellow brick
and stone. Low brick retaining walls with plain stone copings, surmounted by
11 stone ball finials, spaced at intervals. A short flight of stone steps on
the south side, and another on the west, with pairs of stone urns at the top
and bottom of handrails: the upper urns decorated with horned satyr heads and
acanthus leaves, the lower with festoons of flowers. A further matching short
stretch of wall on the west side has a flight of steps with 2 stone ball
finials at the bottom of the handrails, and 3 urns with horned satyr heads
spaced along the coping of the wall.

Listing NGR: TL8313170362

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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