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Drayton Arch Approximately 300 Metres to South of Park Farmhouse, Drayton

Description: Drayton Arch Approximately 300 Metres to South of Park Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 February 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 244563

OS Grid Reference: SP4285941082
OS Grid Coordinates: 442859, 241082
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0665, -1.3762

Location: Drayton, Oxfordshire OX15 6EE

Locality: Drayton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6EE

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Listing Text

SP 4241
(South side)
11/7 Drayton Arch approx. 300m to
23/2/82 S of Park Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Drayton
Arch at Wroxton Abbey)
Folly/eyecatcher. c.1750. Designed by Sanderson Miller as part of the
landscaping of the Wroxton Abbey Estate. Squared coursed ironstone. Gothic
style. Two narrow round turrets with loop windows and a "ruined" arch in
between. Rear. Turrets contain niches. Embattled.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p104; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974, p587;
Wroxton Abbey Guidebook published by Wroxton College, 1982, p11)

Listing NGR: SP4285941082

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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