DITCHLEY GATE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1203350

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1988

Statutory Address: DITCHLEY GATE

Map

Ordnance survey map of DITCHLEY GATE
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Location

Statutory Address: DITCHLEY GATE

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: SP4233618849

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BLENHEIM SP41NW 2/4 Ditchley Gate GV II Gateway. 1781, by John Yenn. Limestone ashlar piers, with large ball finials set on moulded cornices, flank fine wrought-iron gates with scrolled top. Hawksmoor designed the original gateway, which was not executed and was to terminate Wise's Great North Avenue. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p474; National Monuments Record; Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP4233618849

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 252986

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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