STONE SLAB FENCE CIRCA 12 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NUMBER 1 THE GASSONS (NOT INCLUDED)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1053533
Date first listed:
04-May-1989
Statutory Address:
STONE SLAB FENCE CIRCA 12 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NUMBER 1 THE GASSONS (NOT INCLUDED), VILLAGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
STONE SLAB FENCE CIRCA 12 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF NUMBER 1 THE GASSONS (NOT INCLUDED), VILLAGE STREET

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Filkins and Broughton Poggs
National Grid Reference:
SP2386004270

Details

SP2204-2304 FILKINS AND BROUGHTON POGGS VILLAGE STREET (South-east side) Filkins 7/208 Stone slab fence c.12m to NW of No.1 The Gassons (not included)

GV II Fence. Probably early C19. Limestone slabs, squared and placed on edge in a row, c.one metre high. These large slabs, known as planks, were quarried locally for use in fences, stiles, door hoods, and floors, and form a distinctive feature of the village. Similar slab fences were noted by Robert Plot in his "Natural History of Oxfordshire", 1677.

Listing NGR: SP2386004270

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
253506
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Plot, R, The Natural History of Oxfordshire, (1677)

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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Date: 09 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05573/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Robert Slade. Source Historic England Archive
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