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Latitude: 51.8301 / 51°49'48"N
Longitude: -2.0527 / 2°3'9"W
OS Eastings: 396464
OS Northings: 214615
OS Grid: SO964146
Mapcode National: GBR 2N4.9TC
Mapcode Global: VHB23.C8NC
Entry Name: Balustrading and Steps Immediately South of Cowley Manor
Listing Date: 22 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340156
English Heritage Legacy ID: 135035
Location: Cowley, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL53
Civil Parish: Cowley
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cowley St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
COWLEY COWLEY VILLAGE
10/85 Balustrading and steps immediatel
south of Cowley Manor
Steps and retaining walls to terraces south of Cowley Manor.
Probably built c1860 for James Hutchinson. Ashlar. Retaining
walls to three terraces; centrally placed double flight of steps
from the upper terrace; single flights of steps at the centre of
the other terraces. Pedestals with urns, some now lost, to the
upper terrace; steps down with foliate scrollwork to the
balustrade; pilasters becoming pedestals on the south side of the
steps, two retaining urns; small rectangular panels to the
pilasters decorated with the figures of the four seasons. Stone
bench seat at the eastern end of the upper terrace. The retaining
wall to the middle terrace also retains some urns.
(Country Life 4.8,1906)
Listing NGR: SO9646414615
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