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Site Details

NPRN 276014

Map Reference ST59SW

Grid Reference ST5297194753

Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire

Old County Monmouthshire

Community St Arvans

Type of Site FOLLY

Broad Class Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Period Post Medieval

Site Description 1. The Alcove represents the southernmost structure of the Piercefield Walk. A semi-octagonal platform supports a semi-circular stone 'alcove' seat looking out upon clear views of the gorge, Chepstow Castle and town.
Source: Cadw scheduling description of 08. 2000 F.Foster/RCAHWM 03. 2006

2. This garden is depicted on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25-inch map of Monmouthshire XXVI, sheet 13 (1902).
C.S.Briggs 16.05.06

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