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Description: Walling to Park South of Gatehouse
Date Listed: 25 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 329030
OS Grid Reference: SE7061869475
OS Grid Coordinates: 470618, 469475
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1163, -0.9212
HENDERSKELFE THE STRAY
SE 76 NW
SE 7169 (both sides)
7/74 Walling to park south of
12/74 gatehouse (formerly listed
as "Gate House Walling")
Walling with interval towers running east-west for approximately one mile,
immediately south of the Pyramid Gate (qv). c1723 by Sir John Vanbrugh for
Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle. Limestone ashlar to central section,
rubble to outer sections. Wall approximately 4 metres in height with
plinth, buttresses and tapering upper courses. Square and circular interval
towers of varying designs. Hussey C, English Gardens and Landscapes 1700-
1750, 1967. Lees-Milne J, English Country Houses: Baroque 1685-1715, 1970.
HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England,
Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade I.
Listing NGR: SE7061169476
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Source: English Heritage
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