Gates Gatepiers And Flanking Wall At West Entrance To Shipton Court

Date:
17 Aug 2001
Location:
Gates Gatepiers And Flanking Wall At West Entrance To Shipton Court, High Street, Shipton Under Wychwood, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7 6BA
Reference:
IOE01/02448/15
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SHIPTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD HIGH STREET SP 2617-2717 (east side) 7/63 Gates, Gatepiers and Flanking Wall at West - Entrance to Shipton Court GV II Gates, gatepiers and flanking walls. Circa 1903, perhaps re-incorporating C18 material. Ashlar walls and piers, wrought-iron railings and gates. C18 style. The low ashlar wall with coping broken forward at regular intervals over wall buttresses links the 2 sets of stables (qv) and adds to the symmetrical layout of Shipton Court (qv). Tall ashlar gatepiers with pilasters, moulded cornice and ball finials, inner corners chamfered. Large wrought-iron gates with good quality scroll-work and leaves in upper parts, hinge panels enriched; flanking pedestrian gates with over- throws in similar style.

Listing NGR: SP2769617533

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1087 IOE Records taken by Ash Ismail; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Ash Ismail. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Ismail, Ash

Rights Holder: Ismail, Ash

Keywords

Ashlar, Wrought Iron, Stuart Gate, Georgian Unassigned, Gate Pier, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Railings

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