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Wall, Piers and Gates on East Side of Forecourt to Sandford Park, Sandford St Martin

Description: Wall, Piers and Gates on East Side of Forecourt to Sandford Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251979

OS Grid Reference: SP4200426723
OS Grid Coordinates: 442004, 226723
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9374, -1.3904

Location: Ledwell Road, Sandford St Martin, Oxfordshire OX7 7AJ

Locality: Sandford St Martin
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 7AJ

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Listing Text

SP4226 (West side)
14/166 Wall, piers and gates on east
side of forecourt to Sandford


Wall, piers and gates. C18 wall and pier; mid C19 gatepiers and gates. Marlstone
and limestone ashlar. Marlstone wall, approx. 1.8m. high, has a flat coping,
sweeping up at the southern end to a contemporary square pier with plinth,
moulded cap and chamfered rustication. At north end are 2 large C19
rusticated-limestone piers, with elaborate carved finials, enclosing a pair of
wrought-iron gates. Short length of wall to north is probably C19 and includes a
gateway with a shouldered arch. Gates form the main entrance to Sandford Park.
Included for group value.
(Sandford Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II)

Listing NGR: SP4200426723

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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