WALLED GARDENS APPROXIMATELY 100 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1052541
Date first listed:
27-Aug-1956
Date of most recent amendment:
18-May-1987
Statutory Address:
WALLED GARDENS APPROXIMATELY 100 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, NEW ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALLED GARDENS APPROXIMATELY 100 METRES WEST OF CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, NEW ROAD

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Great Tew
National Grid Reference:
SP3980428936

Details

GREAT TEW NEW ROAD SP3928 (East side) 12/39 Walled gardens approx. 100m. W 27/08/56 of Church of St. Michael and All Angels (Formerly listed as Great Tew Park together with the Dovecote, stable quadrangle with gateway and garden walls) GV II Walled garden. Late C17/early C18. Limestone rubble and coursed squared marlstone with brick lining. A series of 3 rectangular enclosures. Walls are approx. 3m. high and have a 2-course triangular coping, various shallow buttresses, segmental-arched C19 doorways to west and other square-headed doorways with angle roll which may be C17 reset. Interior walls have some flared bricks and partly built-up archways. (V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.227; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627; C. Hussey, "Great Tew, Oxfordshire", Country Life, July 22, 1949).

Listing NGR: SP3980428936

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
251852
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974)
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1983), 227
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1949)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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