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Stone Seat and Enclosure at South End of Long Walk at Hartham House, Corsham

Description: Stone Seat and Enclosure at South End of Long Walk at Hartham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315184

OS Grid Reference: ST8598971889
OS Grid Coordinates: 385989, 171889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4458, -2.2030

Location: Hartham, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0PZ

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0PZ

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Listing Text

ST 87 SE
1/157 Stone seat and enclosure
at south end of Long Walk
at Hartham House

Garden seat and balustraded enclosure, c1905 by H.A. Peto, Bath
stone. Stone semi-circular bench with scrolled armrest each end
carved as griffon's foot and wooden seating. Roman-style, said to
be derived from paintings of Sir L. Alma-Tadema. In front a
rectangular lawn enclosed by balustrade ramped up to piers facing
Long Walk and with iron gates at west end.
(Country Life, 7th August 1909)

Listing NGR: ST8598971889

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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