PARK WALLS, SURROUNDING BLENHEIM PARK

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1052878

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1988

Statutory Address: PARK WALLS, SURROUNDING BLENHEIM PARK

Map

Ordnance survey map of PARK WALLS, SURROUNDING BLENHEIM PARK
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Location

Statutory Address: PARK WALLS, SURROUNDING BLENHEIM PARK

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Blenheim

National Grid Reference: SP 41726 17624

Details

BLENHEIM SP41NW, SP41NE, SP41SW, SP4417,SP4416,SP4461NW. 2/22, 3/22, 4/22, 7/22, SP4416NE Park walls, surrounding 8/22,9/22,10/22 Blenheim Park GV II Park walls. Mostly 1722-1729 by William Townesend and Bartholemew Peisley; medieval origins and later repairs. Squared and coursed limestone, with canted coping. Enclose area of medieval park, and run for approximately 14.5 KM. (Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I; D. Green: Blenheim Palace, 1951, pp102, 313-4)

Listing NGR: SP4172617624

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 253004

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Green, D, Blenheim Palace, (1951), 102,313-4
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

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