Description: Jarvis Brook, Flight of Steps with Retaining Wall, Pool and Statue Approximately 110 Metres East of
Date Listed: 22 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 297106
OS Grid Reference: TQ5440228974
OS Grid Coordinates: 554402, 128974
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0394, 0.2010
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ROTHERFIELD TREBLERS ROAD
TQ 52 NW
(east side, off)
Jarvis Brook, flight of
steps with retaining
wall, pool and statue
approx 110 metres east of
Garden feature. Probably 1897 by Francis Inigo Thomas for Lindsay Lindsay-
Hogg. Rubblestone brought to course and ashlar; statue probably of composite
stone. Double flight of steps turning to meet at centre and rise a short way as
a single flight. Retaining wall has square-sectioned piers flat coping and
central balustrade; an arched opening below each upper-flight of steps and at
centre a keyed round-arched niche with impost band and statue of Greek woman
carrying jug in front of the retaining wall is a shallow pool, the front retain-
ing wall having a central bow. Part of the garden setting for Rotherfield Hall
(qv) the garden being listed Grade II* in the Register of historic Parks and
Gardens of Special Interest.
Country Life, Vol 26 (August 14th 1909), pp 228-236.
Architectural Review, Vol 34 (1913), pp 19-20.
Listing NGR: TQ5440228974
Source: English Heritage
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