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Gatepier at Ngr Sp 2908 2326, Sarsden

Description: Gatepier at Ngr Sp 2908 2326

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 254089

OS Grid Reference: SP2908423261
OS Grid Coordinates: 429084, 223261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9071, -1.5786

Location: Sarsden, Oxfordshire OX7 6PW

Locality: Sarsden
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6PW

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Listing Text

7/194 Gatepier at N.G.R. SP 2908


Gatepier. Late C17 or early C18. Limestone ashlar. Square section with moulded
plinth and capping and projecting scrolled pilaster to north side. Mutilated
cavetto-moulded finial, possibly formerly with swagged urn. Stands at north
entrance to drive to east of Sarsden House (q.v.), abandoned before 1788. Q.V.
under Gatepiers at SP 3066 2331 and 2327.
(Nigel Temple: 'Sarsden, Oxfordshire'; Journal of Garden History: Vol.6, No.2
(1986), pp.89-111 (esp.p.91))

Listing NGR: SP2908423261

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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