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Ha Ha in Cannon Hall Park to South of House and East Side of Gardens, Cawthorne

Description: Ha Ha in Cannon Hall Park to South of House and East Side of Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 334130

OS Grid Reference: SE2733808315
OS Grid Coordinates: 427338, 408315
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5707, -1.5886

Location: Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AW

Locality: Cawthorne
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4AW

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Listing Text

(north end, off)

9/4 Ha-Ha in Cannon Hall
28.5.70 Park to south of house
and east side of


Ha-ha. 1761. The landscape gardener was Richard Woods. For John Spencer
Stanhope of Cannon Hall. Coursed rubble with flat stone coping. Up to 2
metres in height along the front at east side, but lower at the south-east
corner where an ornamental pool breaks through. The ground Is gentlysloping
and the wall, with ditch to outer side, separates the gardens from the

B. E. Coates. The Work of Richard Woods Landscape Gardener in the West
Riding of Yorkshire, 1963. An off-print of the transactions of Hunters
Archaeological Society. Vol VIII Part 5.

Barnsley MB, Cannon Hall Guidebook.

Listing NGR: SE2733808315

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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