GATEPIERS, GATES AND ATTACHED WALLED GARDEN TO EAST OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1046524

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1987

Statutory Address: GATEPIERS, GATES AND ATTACHED WALLED GARDEN TO EAST OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, MERTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: GATEPIERS, GATES AND ATTACHED WALLED GARDEN TO EAST OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, MERTON ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell (District Authority)

Parish: Ambrosden

National Grid Reference: SP 60325 19428

Summary

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History

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Details

SP61NW AMBROSDEN MERTON ROAD (North side)

11/5 Gatepiers, gates and attached walled garden to E of Church of St. Mary

GV II

Gatepiers and walled garden. Piers c.1690; walls probably contemporary or early C18. Limestone ashlar; coursed squared rubble and brick. Ashlar piers have moulded bases and caps, hanging strips with scrolled tops, and vase finials carved with gadrooning and acanthus; C20 gates. Walled garden, roughly square in plan, has rubble walls 2-3 metres high with flat copings, except on the west, bordering the churchyard, where the coping is triangular with an apex roll; blocked doorways to south and east have brick segmental arches; the top half of the inner face is lined with brick. The walls form a complete circuit except for approximately 10 metres of the south wall adjoining the gates, which have been lowered. (V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. V, p.28).

Listing NGR: SP6032519428

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 243390

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Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1957), 28

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