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Park Walls, Surrounding Blenheim Park, Blenheim

Description: Park Walls, Surrounding Blenheim Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253004

OS Grid Reference: SP4172617624
OS Grid Coordinates: 441726, 217624
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8557, -1.3956

Location: Blenheim, Oxfordshire OX29 8EN

Locality: Blenheim
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 8EN

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Listing Text


SP41NW, SP41NE, SP41SW, SP4417,SP4416,SP4461NW.
2/22, 3/22, 4/22, 7/22, SP4416NE Park walls, surrounding
8/22,9/22,10/22 Blenheim Park
Park walls. Mostly 1722-1729 by William Townesend and Bartholemew Peisley;
medieval origins and later repairs. Squared and coursed limestone, with canted
coping. Enclose area of medieval park, and run for approximately 14.5 KM.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I;
D. Green: Blenheim Palace, 1951, pp102, 313-4)

Listing NGR: SP4172617624

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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