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Gates Gatepiers and Flanking Wall at West Entrance to Shipton Court, Shipton-under-Wychwood

Description: Gates Gatepiers and Flanking Wall at West Entrance to Shipton Court

Grade: II
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

Location: A361, Shipton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6BA

Locality: Shipton-under-Wychwood
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6BA

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Listing Text

SP 2617-2717
(east side)
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

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