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Compton Beauchamp House, Rotunda Set on East Bank of Garden of Garden Approximately 90 Metres South, Compton Beauchamp

Description: Compton Beauchamp House, Rotunda Set on East Bank of Garden of Garden Approximately 90 Metres South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250708

OS Grid Reference: SU2796786806
OS Grid Coordinates: 427967, 186806
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5794, -1.5978

Location: B4507, Compton Beauchamp, Oxfordshire SN6 8NP

Locality: Compton Beauchamp
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 8NP

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Listing Text

5/79 Compton Beauchamp House,
Rotunda set on east bank of
garden approx 90 metres south


Rotunda. Probably late C19 and built for the then owners Vice Chancellor Bacon
Judge Bacon. White limestone, wrought -iron bell-shaped top. Square piers
divide rotunda into 6 bays, with low seats between the piers. Base of piers
flanking entry carved with grotesque masks over swags. Carved leaves and
flowers to each pier, with urn and carved decoration to frieze in centre of
each bay. Carved capitals in C13 Venetian Gothic style.

Listing NGR: SU2796786806

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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