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Pavilion Approximately 50 Metres North East of Woodperry House, Stanton St John

Description: Pavilion Approximately 50 Metres North East of Woodperry House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 246699

OS Grid Reference: SP5756810492
OS Grid Coordinates: 457568, 210492
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7901, -1.1667

Location: Stanton St John, Oxfordshire OX33 1AJ

Locality: Stanton St John
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX33 1AJ

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Listing Text

2/179 Pavilion approx. 50m. NE of
18/07/63 Woodperry House
(Formerly listed as Woodperry
House with garden and entrance
gates and screens)


Garden pavilion. Early C18, remodelled late C18/early C19, Limestone ashlar and
rubble. Square plan. Single storey, Ashlar front with plinth and plain band
below the parapet, was re-modelled (q.v. south pavilion) with a single
segmental-arched opening, later infilled with a glazed doorway with flanking
windows below a rendered tympanum. Interior: Part of the floor is paved with
medieval encaustic tiles from the excavated church of Woodperry. The pavilion
served as a water tower for Woodperry House and was supplied by the pump house
below (q.v.). One of a pair of pavilions flanking the parterre at the rear of
Woodperry House,
(J. Cornforth, Country Life, Vol,129, pp.18-21 and 66-9; Buildings of England:
Oxfordshire, p.855).

Listing NGR: SP5756810492

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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