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East Terrace Wall of Shipton Court, Shipton-under-Wychwood

Description: East Terrace Wall of Shipton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251780

OS Grid Reference: SP2777217463
OS Grid Coordinates: 427772, 217463
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8551, -1.5982

Location: Plum Lane, 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)
East Terrace Wall of
- Shipton Court
Extends from south-east pavilion of Shipton Court (qv) to the south boundary wall
(qv Plum Lane).
Terrace wall. Circa 1903-06 probably by Bulmer and Perkins. Retaining wall to
terrace garden extending to south of Shipton Court (qv). Rubble with triangular
weepers, lean-to buttresses capped by ball finials. Two flights of outward-sweeping
steps with iron finials to lower piers; the northern flight links with the swimming
pool (qv). Part of the beautifully landscaped grounds of Shipton Court; the
Jacobean terracing was restored in the early C20.

Listing NGR: SP2777217463

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Source: English Heritage

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