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Stable Block and Attached Kitchen Garden Walls, Buscot

Description: Stable Block and Attached Kitchen Garden Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 251485

OS Grid Reference: SU2408796840
OS Grid Coordinates: 424087, 196840
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6698, -1.6531

Location: Buscot, Oxfordshire SN7 8BT

Locality: Buscot
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 8BT

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Listing Text

SU29NW Buscot Park, stable block
1/24 and attached kitchen
garden walls
Stables. Circa 1860 for Robert Tertius Campbell. Dressed stone and raised
stone quoins with gabled slate roof, gabled dormers and stone ridge stacks.
11 bays with central carriage arch, segmental arches to each bay and central
clock tower with arcaded ringing stage and cupola above. South side, facing
kitchen gardens, is in brick and forms part of a series of C18 walls which
enclose 2 former kitchen gardens of elongated octagonal shape. The walls
attached to the stable block extend north from a gatepier at the south-
eastern corner of the north garden to a gatepier on the southern side of the
south garden, and also include the eastern half of the dividing wall. The
stone piers probably date from c1890 and carry vases and a gateway in the
east wall has a wrought-iron screen of c1930. (q.v. also detached section
of wall which completes the 2 enclosures).

Listing NGR: SU2408796840

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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