SK7755 : Gazebo and garden wall at Kelham Hall

near to Kelham, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Gazebo and garden wall at Kelham Hall
Gazebo and garden wall at Kelham Hall
This attractive little building predates the hall and dates from around 1845. Probably designed by A Salvin for J H Manners-Sutton, although the columns may be an addition by George Gilbert Scott. Listed Grade II*, including the adjacent wall.
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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Friday, 14 September, 2012   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 18 September, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts  Country estates 
Date (from Tags)
1845 
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Kelham Hall 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7751 5554 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.4872N 0:50.6433W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 77516 55522
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