If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Gates Gatepiers and Flanking Wall at West Entrance to Shipton Court
Date Listed: 19 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251777
OS Grid Reference: SP2769617533
OS Grid Coordinates: 427696, 217533
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8557, -1.5993
Explore more of the area around Shipton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.
SHIPTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD HIGH STREET
Gates, Gatepiers and
Flanking Wall at West
- Entrance to Shipton Court
Gates, gatepiers and flanking walls. Circa 1903, perhaps re-incorporating C18
material. Ashlar walls and piers, wrought-iron railings and gates. C18 style. The
low ashlar wall with coping broken forward at regular intervals over wall buttresses
links the 2 sets of stables (qv) and adds to the symmetrical layout of Shipton Court
(qv). Tall ashlar gatepiers with pilasters, moulded cornice and ball finials, inner
corners chamfered. Large wrought-iron gates with good quality scroll-work and
leaves in upper parts, hinge panels enriched; flanking pedestrian gates with over-
throws in similar style.
Listing NGR: SP2769617533
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.