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Holton Park, Retaining Walls and Bridges to Moat, Holton

Description: Holton Park, Retaining Walls and Bridges to Moat

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246630

OS Grid Reference: SP5985606343
OS Grid Coordinates: 459856, 206343
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7526, -1.1343

Location: Holton, Oxfordshire OX33 1QZ

Locality: Holton
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1QZ

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Listing Text

5/110 Holton Park, retaining walls
18/07/63 and bridges to moat
(Formerly listed as moated
garden, walling and bridges at
Holton Park)


Retaining walls and bridges. C17 or earlier. Coursed limestone rubble. Walls
survive to 4 sides of, and almost completely surround, the rectangular island;
also at the east angle of the outer perimeter. They are continued as rectangular
projecting abutments, from both sides of the moat, to the north-west bridge,
which is a flat timber structure probably C19/C20. The south-east bridge is a
bowed timber structure with lattice balustrade, probably C19/C20. The island is
the site of Holton House, the former manor house,

Listing NGR: SP5985606343

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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