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Retaining Wall About 60 Yards East and Terracing About 80 Yards South-East of Holt Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Holt, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2604 / 52°15'37"N

Longitude: -2.2486 / 2°14'54"W

OS Eastings: 383128

OS Northings: 262497

OS Grid: SO831624

Mapcode National: GBR 1FB.8B7

Mapcode Global: VH92D.ZG31

Entry Name: Retaining Wall About 60 Yards East and Terracing About 80 Yards South-East of Holt Castle

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151758

Location: Holt, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Holt

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Holt

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


2/88 Retaining wall about 60 yards
east and terracing about 80
yards south-east of Holt Castle


Retaining wall and terracing. Retaining wall of early C18 date. South terracing
appears to preserve C16 arrangement. Retaining wall is of handmade brick, with
stone copings and angled brick buttresses. Runs parallel to Castle (qv) on north-
west, south-east axis for about 100 yards and then turns at right angles and runs
approx 30 yards in south-east direction where it incorporates a small doorway,
flanked by brick pilasters and with a wrought iron gate. Terracing runs from
gateway to south-east corner of Castle and includes a flight of stone steps
adjacent to Castle.

Listing NGR: SO8312862497

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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