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Walled Garden Approximately 500 Metres South East of National Westminster Bank Staff College, Heythrop

Description: Walled Garden Approximately 500 Metres South East of National Westminster Bank Staff College

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253270

OS Grid Reference: SP3665725982
OS Grid Coordinates: 436657, 225982
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9312, -1.4683

Location: Heythrop, Oxfordshire OX7 5UE

Locality: Heythrop
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5UE

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Listing Text

5/89 Walled garden approx. 500m SE
of National Westminster Bank
Staff College


Walled garden. C18. Coursed squared limestone with ashlar dressings and brick in
Flemish bond with flared headers. Rectangular garden, approximately 120 metres
by 80 metres, has brick-lined walls approximately 3 metres high, each with a
central gateway except for the north-east side which has the depressed-arched
opening to a semi-circular shelter. Stone extensions to the walls project at the
eastern and western angles for approximately 25 metres, ramping downwards.
Wilderness Cottages, which interrupt the north-west wall, are not of special
architectural interest.
(Heythrop Park is included at Grade II* in the English Heritage Register of
Parks and Gardens)

Listing NGR: SP3665725982

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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