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Flight of Steps with Urns Adjacent to North Front of Drayton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4101 / 52°24'36"N

Longitude: -0.5856 / 0°35'8"W

OS Eastings: 496306

OS Northings: 280064

OS Grid: SP963800

Mapcode National: GBR DX6.W71

Mapcode Global: VHFNT.SPS8

Entry Name: Flight of Steps with Urns Adjacent to North Front of Drayton House

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232507

Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9680 LOWICK DRAYTON PARK

12/73 Flight of steps with urns
adjacent to N front of Drayton
House

GV II*


Steps and attached urns. Early C18 after manner of Van Nost, steps restored C19.
Limestone ashlar steps have 4 lead urns, with classical bas relief, on ashlar
plinths.
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p.1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p.189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).


Listing NGR: SP9630680064

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