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Balustraded Upper Terrace to West of Condover Hall with Urns, Bastion Garden House and 2 Flights of Steps to Lower Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Condover, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6464 / 52°38'46"N

Longitude: -2.7482 / 2°44'53"W

OS Eastings: 349472

OS Northings: 305664

OS Grid: SJ494056

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.6B47

Mapcode Global: WH8C0.RRJ3

Entry Name: Balustraded Upper Terrace to West of Condover Hall with Urns, Bastion Garden House and 2 Flights of Steps to Lower Terrace

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259387

Location: Condover, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Condover

Built-Up Area: Condover

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Condover

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 40 NE CONDOVER C.P. CONDOVER

5/85 Balustraded upper terrace
- to west of Condover Hall
with urns, bastion garden
house and 2 flights of
steps to lower terrace.

GV II

Balustraded west terrace. Probably early C17. Sandstone ashlar. Approxi-
mately 150m in length. Open balustrade with square balusters and rectangular
piers flanked by round-arched openings and C-shaped brackets; piers sur-
mounted by C19 terracotta urns decorated with grotesque heads, and floral
motifs. 2 flights of steps at north end approach lower terrace (q.v.).
Square bastion at south end with splayed corner buttresses covers rib-
vaulted tunnel with round-arched 4-bay arcades to either side, serving
as garden house.


Listing NGR: SJ4947205664

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