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Latitude: 52.7808 / 52°46'50"N
Longitude: -1.6443 / 1°38'39"W
OS Eastings: 424087
OS Northings: 320420
OS Grid: SK240204
Mapcode National: GBR 5F1.R2L
Mapcode Global: WHCGC.QC5H
Entry Name: Garden Wall to East of Sunken Gardens at Site of Drakelow Hall
Listing Date: 12 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1311251
English Heritage Legacy ID: 82949
Location: Drakelow, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE15
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Drakelow
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Linton and Castle Gresley Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 22 SW PARISH OF DRAKELOW WALTON ROAD
1/17 (North Side)
Garden Wall to East of
Sunken Gardens at
Site of Drakelow Hall
Garden wall with gateway. Late C18 with c1902 alterations by
Reginald Blomfield. Red brick with chamfered brick copings and
stone dressings. 10 feet high curving wall, enclosing former
orchard, with blocked pointed door to west end, and central
c1902 C18 style gateway. This has a moulded rusticated semi-
circular arch with good quality C18 style ironwork gate. Rising
above the jambs of the arch there are plain pilasters topped by
large ball finials and between the two there is a recessed stone
cornice. The eastern end of the wall is now in poor condition.
Drakelow Hall was demolished in 1934 and Drakelow Power Station
now occupies most of the site.
Listing NGR: SK2408720420
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