Description: East Terrace Wall of Shipton Court
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
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SHIPTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD HIGH STREET
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
Source: English Heritage
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