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Park Walls, Surrounding Blenheim Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Blenheim, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8557 / 51°51'20"N

Longitude: -1.3956 / 1°23'43"W

OS Eastings: 441726

OS Northings: 217624

OS Grid: SP417176

Mapcode National: GBR 7W8.N06

Mapcode Global: VHBZQ.RML9

Entry Name: Park Walls, Surrounding Blenheim Park

Listing Date: 27 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253004

Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Blenheim

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text


SP41NW, SP41NE, SP41SW, SP4417,SP4416,SP4461NW.
2/22, 3/22, 4/22, 7/22, SP4416NE Park walls, surrounding
8/22,9/22,10/22 Blenheim Park
Park walls. Mostly 1722-1729 by William Townesend and Bartholemew Peisley;
medieval origins and later repairs. Squared and coursed limestone, with canted
coping. Enclose area of medieval park, and run for approximately 14.5 KM.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I;
D. Green: Blenheim Palace, 1951, pp102, 313-4)

Listing NGR: SP4172617624

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