This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.7267 / 52°43'36"N
Longitude: -2.9539 / 2°57'14"W
OS Eastings: 335674
OS Northings: 314768
OS Grid: SJ356147
Mapcode National: GBR B8.17FP
Mapcode Global: WH8BJ.LQLH
Entry Name: Terrace Retaining Wall Approximately 14 Metres to North-East of Loton Park
Listing Date: 18 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175436
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258929
Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Alberbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 3514 ALBERBURY WITH ALBERBURY
12/24 Terrace retaining wall
- approx. 14 metres to
north-east of Loton Park
Terrace retaining wall. Dated 1835, probably by Thomas Jones of Chester.
Uncoursed red sandstone rubble with red sandstone ashlar dressings and
parapet. Shallow U-plan; approximately 80 metres long, returning to
south-west at each end. Parapet with chamfered plinth (forming string course
to north-east), chamfered coping, 2 sections with square-section
balusters, and ramped up to centre at south-east end; square piers with
urns; chamfered depressed arch at south-east end leading to barrel-vaulted
tunnel beneath terrace (keystone dated 1835 and brick in tunnel dated 1842).
Thomas Jones carried out alterations at Loton Park (qv) in c.1830 and c.1838
and was probably responsible for the terrace, in front of the c.1711
Listing NGR: SJ3567414768
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings