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Walled Garden Approximately 30 Metres West of Manor Farmhouse, Great Haseley

Description: Walled Garden Approximately 30 Metres West of Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246816

OS Grid Reference: SP6815105466
OS Grid Coordinates: 468151, 205466
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7438, -1.0143

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire OX9 2HB

Locality: Great Haseley
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 2HB

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Listing Text

3/50 Walled garden approx. 30m. W
of Manor Farmhouse


Walled garden with loggia. Early C18. Brick with limestone ashlar details; old
plain-tile roof. Square garden with semi-circular recess to north containing
loggia. High walls in Flemish bond have plinths and remains of a coping in
moulded brick; built up gateways to 3 sides with heavily rusticated brick piers;
doorway in north west corner has remains of a door with 6 fielded panels. Part
of the east wall is now demolished. Stone Roman Ionic portico to loggia is
distyle in antis and has the escutcheon of Clerke flanked by festoons in the
tympanum of the pediment. Interior: Plastered, and the deeply-coved ceiling
remains with high-quality festoons radiating from a central foliage rosette.
Formerly part of North Weston Manor, largely demolished in the early C19, the
remains of which are incorporated in Manor Farmhouse (q.v.)(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire
Vol.VII, p.170).

Listing NGR: SP6815105466

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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