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Flight of Steps with Urns Approximately 90 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4107 / 52°24'38"N

Longitude: -0.5845 / 0°35'4"W

OS Eastings: 496376

OS Northings: 280132

OS Grid: SP963801

Mapcode National: GBR DX6.WK4

Mapcode Global: VHFNT.TNBT

Entry Name: Flight of Steps with Urns Approximately 90 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232520

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

12/86 Flight of steps with urns
approx. 90m. E of E front of
Drayton House

GV II*


Flight of steps and urns. Early C18, urns probably by J. Van Nost for Sir John
Germain. Limestone ashlar steps with flanking ashlar parapets. 8 lead urns
mounted on parapet. Located on east/west axis of east front of Drayton House
(q.v.).
(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: SP9637680132

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