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Garden Wall, Gate Piers and Steps to North and East of Chastleton House, Chastleton

Description: Garden Wall, Gate Piers and Steps to North and East of Chastleton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253912

OS Grid Reference: SP2486129141
OS Grid Coordinates: 424861, 229141
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9602, -1.6396

Location: The Lane, Chastleton, Oxfordshire GL56 0SU

Locality: Chastleton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0SU

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Listing Text

11/23 Garden wall, gate piers and
steps to N and E of Chastleton


Garden wall, gate piers and steps. Wall. Probably early C17 with later repairs.
Regularly coursed and dressed marlstone with ashlar and rounded rubble coping.
From point where it meets garden wall to south of Chastleton House (q.v.) it
runs along north side of churchyard of Church of St. Mary (q.v.) and then turns
at right-angles to form boundary of garden to east of Chastleton House. This
section has two C18 gate piers with moulded capping and ball finials. The wall
then takes another right-angled turn to separate upper and lower gardens. To
north-west of section returning to join north-east corner of house are 2 sets of
straight-flight steps with square piers, which have moulded capping and ball
finials. A section of wall linked to west side of house runs northwards along
road to join The Dower House (q.v.): the section nearest The Dower House is
buttressed and has a 4-centred chamfered arch at the point where it joins the

Listing NGR: SP2486129141

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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