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Walled Gardens Approximately 100 Metres West of Church of St Michael and All Angels, Great Tew

Description: Walled Gardens Approximately 100 Metres West of Church of St Michael and All Angels

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251852

OS Grid Reference: SP3980428935
OS Grid Coordinates: 439804, 228935
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9575, -1.4222

Location: 6 New Road, Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4AH

Locality: Great Tew
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4AH

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Listing Text

SP3928 (East side)
12/39 Walled gardens approx. 100m. W
27/08/56 of Church of St. Michael and
All Angels
(Formerly listed as Great Tew
Park together with the
Dovecote, stable quadrangle
with gateway and garden walls)
Walled garden. Late C17/early C18. Limestone rubble and coursed squared
marlstone with brick lining. A series of 3 rectangular enclosures. Walls are
approx. 3m. high and have a 2-course triangular coping, various shallow
buttresses, segmental-arched C19 doorways to west and other square-headed
doorways with angle roll which may be C17 reset. Interior walls have some flared
bricks and partly built-up archways.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.227; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627;
C. Hussey, "Great Tew, Oxfordshire", Country Life, July 22, 1949).

Listing NGR: SP3980428935

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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