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Latitude: 51.9564 / 51°57'22"N
Longitude: -1.4225 / 1°25'21"W
OS Eastings: 439781
OS Northings: 228809
OS Grid: SP397288
Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.764
Mapcode Global: VHBZB.93B2
Entry Name: Churchyard Gateway Approximately 20 Metres East of the Vicarage
Listing Date: 27 August 1956
Last Amended: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052540
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251850
Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Great Tew
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Tew
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
GREAT TEW NEW ROAD
12/40 Churchyard gateway approx.
27/08/56 20m. E of The Vicarage
(Formerly listed as Gateway
leading to Churchyard)
Gateway with gate. Early/mid C17; mid C19 gate. Limestone ashlar with cast-iron
gate. Gateway is formed from re-used piers which have, on the front,
vermiculated banding and break forward to contain shell-headed recesses below
oval niches. The head consists of inverted festoons of fruit flanking a
double-stepped keyblock; a moulded coping extends over the piers. The rear of
the doorway has an angle roll. Probably originally a much wider gateway in the
grounds of Great Tew House (q.v.).
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire. Vol.XI, p.244; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.626;
C.Hussey, "Great Tew, Oxfordshire - I", Country Life, July 22, 1949).
Listing NGR: SP3978128809
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