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Temple Farmhouse, Doorway and Wall Approximately 40 Metres North, Sandford-on-Thames

Description: Temple Farmhouse, Doorway and Wall Approximately 40 Metres North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246512

OS Grid Reference: SP5314901903
OS Grid Coordinates: 453149, 201903
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7134, -1.2321

Location: Church Road, Sandford-on-Thames, Oxfordshire OX4 4GX

Locality: Sandford-on-Thames
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX4 4GX

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Listing Text

10/112 Temple Farmhouse, doorway and
18/07/63 wall approx 40 metres north
(Formerly listed as ... at
Temple Farm).


Doorway and wall. Doorway dated 1614. Limestone rubble and ashlar. Wall
approx. 40 metres long, running east-west. Doorway has 4-centre moulded arch
with carved spandrels and is flanked by several pieces of medieval carved stone
re-used as walling material. The walling above the arch is now thick with ivy
but earlier descriptions agree with photographs of 1902 showing a segmental
pediment bearing the date 1614. Earlier view (1823) shows the gateway in a
different position facing away from the house with the pediment at a higher
V.C.H. Oxfordshire V, p.268; Buildings of England, Oxfordshire, p.750:
National Monuments Record.)

Listing NGR: SP5314901903

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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