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Retaining Wall on East Side of Pond Situated About 50 Yards North-West of Hanbury Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hanbury, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.272 / 52°16'19"N

Longitude: -2.0843 / 2°5'3"W

OS Eastings: 394347

OS Northings: 263761

OS Grid: SO943637

Mapcode National: GBR 2GP.FW4

Mapcode Global: VH92H.T5H4

Entry Name: Retaining Wall on East Side of Pond Situated About 50 Yards North-West of Hanbury Hall

Listing Date: 4 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147809

Location: Hanbury, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Hanbury

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hanbury

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

HANBURY CP SCHOOL ROAD (north side)
SO 96 SW
3/133 Retaining wall on east
side of pond situated
about 50 yards north-west
of Hanbury Hall
GV II
Retaining wall. Early C18, rebuilt mid-C19. Brick in English garden wall
bond with sandstone coping. Roughly a quadrant about 20 yards long with a
west end return and terminating at north end in square pier with pyramidal
capping. The wall was originally linked to one of a pair of pavilions forming
a boundary between the formal garden layout by George London and the pond and
deer park beyond (the original layout is clearly illustrated in a perspective
drawing of 1732 by Joseph Dougharty). (Hanbury Hall, The National Trust Official
Guidebook, 1981, p 27-30; VCH 3 (ii), p 372-3; Country Life xxxix, p 502;
CXLiii 18, 16, gardens x 368).


Listing NGR: SO9434763761

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