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Wall and Gatepier Approximately 15 Metres North of the Orchard (Not Included), Adderbury

Description: Wall and Gatepier Approximately 15 Metres North of the Orchard (Not Included)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243842

OS Grid Reference: SP4736235590
OS Grid Coordinates: 447362, 235590
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0167, -1.3113

Location: Sir Georges Lane, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3ND

Locality: Adderbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3ND

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Listing Text

(South side)
Adderbury East
7/119 Wall and gatepier approx. 15m
N of The Orchard (not

Wall and gatepier. Probably late C17. Coursed squared marlstone and limestone
ashlar. Wall is approximately 2 metres high with a 3-course triangular coping,
and extends approximately 40 metres south-west from the western gatepier to The
Orchard to a subsidiary gateway. Square ashlar pier has a chamfered piinth and
moulded cornice plus a large ball finial. See "South House plus attached wall
and 3 gatepiers" for matching eastern gatepier and wall. The walls and gatepiers
belonged to the large C16/C17 mansion of the Cobb family, demolished 1815.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p418)

Listing NGR: SP4736235590

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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