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Terrace Walls and Steps to Parterre Garden East of Blickling Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Blickling, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.811 / 52°48'39"N

Longitude: 1.2332 / 1°13'59"E

OS Eastings: 617997

OS Northings: 328612

OS Grid: TG179286

Mapcode National: GBR VD1.LMN

Mapcode Global: WHLRH.XLDX

Entry Name: Terrace Walls and Steps to Parterre Garden East of Blickling Hall

Listing Date: 28 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228664

Location: Blickling, Broadland, Norfolk, NR11

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Blickling

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Blickling

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


4/5 Terrace walls and steps
to Parterre garden
east of Blickling Hall


Garden walls and steps to east and south sides of formal garden. Laid out
1872 to designs by W.E. Nesfield and Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt. Red brick walls
with moulded copings and plain piers. To the east, the piers have ball and
urn finials. Walls incorporate recessed shelters with blind semicircular
headed arcading; panelled piers with gadrooned urn-finials. Central stone
steps up to east flanked by a pair of herms set against the terrace walks;
steps flanked at upper level by a pair of recumbent figures, half female/half
beast. Ref: "Blickling Hall" The National Trust 1985.

Listing NGR: TG1799728612

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