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Jarvis Brook, Flight of Steps with Retaining Wall, Pool and Statue Approximately 110 Metres East of Rotherfield Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Rotherfield, East Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0394 / 51°2'21"N

Longitude: 0.201 / 0°12'3"E

OS Eastings: 554402

OS Northings: 128974

OS Grid: TQ544289

Mapcode National: GBR MQV.PMN

Mapcode Global: FRA C69C.Q3H

Entry Name: Jarvis Brook, Flight of Steps with Retaining Wall, Pool and Statue Approximately 110 Metres East of Rotherfield Hall

Listing Date: 22 May 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 297106

Location: Rotherfield, Wealden, East Sussex, TN6

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Rotherfield

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Rotherfield St Denys

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 52 NW
(east side, off)
Jarvis Brook, flight of
steps with retaining
wall, pool and statue
approx 110 metres east of
Rotherfield Hall
Garden feature. Probably 1897 by Francis Inigo Thomas for Lindsay Lindsay-
Hogg. Rubblestone brought to course and ashlar; statue probably of composite
stone. Double flight of steps turning to meet at centre and rise a short way as
a single flight. Retaining wall has square-sectioned piers flat coping and
central balustrade; an arched opening below each upper-flight of steps and at
centre a keyed round-arched niche with impost band and statue of Greek woman
carrying jug in front of the retaining wall is a shallow pool, the front retain-
ing wall having a central bow. Part of the garden setting for Rotherfield Hall
(qv) the garden being listed Grade II* in the Register of historic Parks and
Gardens of Special Interest.
Country Life, Vol 26 (August 14th 1909), pp 228-236.
Architectural Review, Vol 34 (1913), pp 19-20.

Listing NGR: TQ5440228974

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