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Gate Piers and Red Brick and Flint Wall to Former Paradise House

A Grade II Listed Building in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5371 / 51°32'13"N

Longitude: -0.9095 / 0°54'34"W

OS Eastings: 475729

OS Northings: 182585

OS Grid: SU757825

Mapcode National: GBR C4R.JWD

Mapcode Global: VHDWG.6M1J

Entry Name: Gate Piers and Red Brick and Flint Wall to Former Paradise House

Listing Date: 28 October 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246132

Location: Henley-on-Thames, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Henley-on-Thames

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. GRAVEL HILL
5355 (South Side)

Gate Piers and Red Brick
and Flint wall to former
Paradise House

SU 7582 1/218

II GV

2.
Section of C18/C19 boundary wall to the former Paradise House (now demolished)
10' high flint wall with brick strips and capping, pierced by doorway
with Gothic arch. At top of hill, the wall is lower - a series of concave
arched sections between brick piers with heavy stone caps. The 2 gate
piers have ball finials. This western part of wall has been rebuilt.

The raised pavement and wall forms part of a group with Nos 5 to 19 (odd)
the South Oxfordshire Technical College Old School and Main Buildings,
Nos 43 to 49 (odd) and the wall and gate piers to former Paradise House.
Ancastle Cottage, Nos 2 to 36 (even) and the pavement surface in front
of Nos 2 to 36 (even) opposite. Ancastle Cottage also forms a group with
the entrance walls, piers and gates and the lower lodge of Friar Park.


Listing NGR: SU7573082583

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