Description: Wall and Gatepier Approximately 15 Metres North of the Orchard (Not Included)
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
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3P4735 ADDERBURY THE GREEN
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
Source: English Heritage
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