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Boundary Wall and Gateway of Bramston House, Oundle

Description: Boundary Wall and Gateway of Bramston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 231786

OS Grid Reference: TL0424688045
OS Grid Coordinates: 504246, 288045
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4804, -0.4664

Location: St Osyths Lane, Oundle, Northamptonshire PE8 4BG

Locality: Oundle
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 4BG

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Listing Text

1. (West Side)
1483 ---------------
Boundary wall and gateway of
Bramston House
TL 0488 1/92 18.6.55.


The west side of this narrow roadway is bounded by a high stone wall enclosing
the grounds of Bramston House. See MARKET PLACE (south side) for a description
of the house. Three quarters of the way down is a good gateway. The gateway
is early C18, segmental inset from road, 24 ft. wide, gateway approximately 10
ft. wide with 2 tall piers with entablature top and ball-on-pedestal finial. The
wall is approximately 10 ft. high to the top of the coping, roughly coursed rubble.
It continues from the rear of the house to the beginnhng of South Road continuing
approximately 10 yards beyond the junction of St Osyth's Lane with East Road.

Boundary wall and gateway of Bramston House form a group with Bramston House.

Listing NGR: TL0424688045

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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