Description: Section of Wall Flanking South Side of Drive to Kiveton Hall and Forming North Side of Walled Garden
Date Listed: 8 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335860
OS Grid Reference: SK4980083383
OS Grid Coordinates: 449800, 383383
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3450, -1.2534
WALES KIVETON LANE
4/109 Section of wall
8.4.86 flanking south side
of drive to Kiveton
Hall and forming north
side of walled garden
to south-west of house
Section of wall. Probably mid C18. Coursed rubble limestone with thin slab copings.
Straight wall approximately 3 metres in height and 50 metres in length with 6-
panel door in quoined architrave and triparlite keystone to lintel near west end.
Another doorway on left has board door in plain ashlar surround with lintel dated
'1881'. Relic of the landscape scheme of Kiveton Park built from 1698 for the
Dukes of Leeds. James Gibbs prepared measured drawings of the house and this
wall with its quoined architrave in his style may be associated with him. Included
for group value.
John Harris, William Talman: Maverick Architect, 1982, pp 25-26 and plates 14
Listing NGR: SK4980083383
Source: English Heritage
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