Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1052958

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: BOAT HOUSE


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Statutory Address: BOAT HOUSE

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Rousham

National Grid Reference: SP 48028 24262


ROUSHAM ROUSHAM PARK GARDENS SP42SE 4/239 Boat House 27/08/57 (Formerly listed under .... Boat House and Stable in Park to S of house) GV II* Boat house. c.1733-40, by William Kent. Squared and coursed limestone with ashlar voussoirs to semi-circular arch. Built into hillside, with barrel-vaulted interior. Part of the landscape gardens laid out by William Kent betweeen 1733 and 1740. (Rousham Park is included in the H.B.M.C. Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p746)

Listing NGR: SP4802824262


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

Legacy System number: 252895

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 746
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

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