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Description: Drayton Arch Approximately 300 Metres to South of Park Farmhouse
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
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DRAYTON STRATFORD ROAD
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
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Source: English Heritage
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