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Entrance Gates at Newington House, Newington

Description: Entrance Gates at Newington House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248281

OS Grid Reference: SU6091596432
OS Grid Coordinates: 460915, 196432
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6634, -1.1207

Location: A329, Newington, Oxfordshire OX10 7AW

Locality: Newington
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7AW

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Listing Text

SU6096 (West side)
15/44 Entrance gates at
18/07/63 Newington House
(Formerly listed as walls and
gates at Newington House)


Entrance gateway. Piers mid C17, for Walter Dunch; gates probably C20.Limestone
ashlar and wrought-iron. Piers have moulded bases and cornices surmounted by
stone griffons on coronets holding stone cartouches containing arms. Inner and
outer faces of piers have shell-headed niches. Wrought-iron gates are in C18
style with scroll-work overthrow. The griffons represent the Bisshopp crest and
date from c.1700; the arms are of White impaling Tait and date from
c.1777.(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.716; C. Maltin, Newington House,

Listing NGR: SU6020997758

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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