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Entrance Gates to Nuneham Courteney Arboretum, Marsh Baldon

Description: Entrance Gates to Nuneham Courteney Arboretum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248239

OS Grid Reference: SU5550898735
OS Grid Coordinates: 455508, 198735
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6846, -1.1985

Location: A4074, Marsh Baldon, Oxfordshire OX44 9PX

Locality: Marsh Baldon
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9PX

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Listing Text

(West side)
Nunehan Courtenay
Entrance gates to Nuneham
5/2 Courtenay Arboretum
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Oxford
Lodge and entrance to
Nunehan Park)


Entrance gates and walls. Late C18/early C19. Cast-iron gates with
limestone-ashlar piers and walls. Entrance gates, heavily ornamented with
quatrefoils, rosettes and spear heads, are in three sections between octagonal
piers with moulded caps. Flanking walls extend sideways to further piers and
then forward in convex curves to outer piers by the roadside. Formerly the
principal entrance to Nuneham Park.
(Nuneham Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade 1).

Listing NGR: SU5550898735

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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