Description: Walls and Gateway to Kitchen Garden at Iford Manor
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314687
OS Grid Reference: ST8011258866
OS Grid Coordinates: 380112, 158866
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3285, -2.2868
ST 85 NW WESTWOOD IFORD HILL
6/239 Walls and gateway to kitchen
garden at Iford Manor
Walls and gateway enclosing garden on south side of road to Iford
Manor. C18 walls, altered and gateway inserted c1905 by H. Peto.
Coursed rubble stone walls with flat coping. Several blocked door
and window openings facing road suggest a cottage on this site.
Gateway facing road incorporates C18 piers with fielded panels,
wooden flat lintel and planked door, moulded coping over with life-
size bronze statue of reclining male figure. A large house is said
to have occupied the site of the kitchen garden, demolished early
C19 by Rooke family.
(E. Cartwright-Hignett, The Gardens at Iford Manor, 1985)
Listing NGR: ST8011258866
Source: English Heritage
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