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Barton Abbey, Stables and Attached Wall and Gateway Approximately 27 Metres North West of Front Porch and Attached to Barton Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Barton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9216 / 51°55'17"N

Longitude: -1.3432 / 1°20'35"W

OS Eastings: 445264

OS Northings: 224984

OS Grid: SP452249

Mapcode National: GBR 7VK.H75

Mapcode Global: VHCWT.NYRT

Entry Name: Barton Abbey, Stables and Attached Wall and Gateway Approximately 27 Metres North West of Front Porch and Attached to Barton Abbey

Listing Date: 29 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252918

Location: Steeple Barton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Steeple Barton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steeple Barton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

STEEPLE BARTON
SP42SE
4/264 Barton Abbey, stables and
attached wall and gateway
approx.27m NW of front porch
and attached to Barton Abbey
GV II
Stables, now outbuilding. Late C17, remodelled mid C19. Coursed limestone rubble
with squared and ashlar dressings; gabled stone-coped stone slate roof; late C17
moulded stone ridge stack and similar mid C19 left end stack. 2 storeys;
4-window range. Steps descend to 3 doorways with flat stone arches. Label moulds
over mid C19 hollow-moulded stone-mullioned and arch-headed 2-light windows.
Roof surmounted by belfry with pyramidal lead roof and weathercock. C17
chamfered round-arched doorway and hollow-moulded arched light to rear.
Subsidiary features: limestone rubble wall with moulded coping, and Tudor-style
archway with moulded cornice, extends approximately 55 metres from front of
right corner. Stables have reset medieval mouldings, probably taken from former
manor house of Sesswells Barton which stood nearby.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p788; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p64)


Listing NGR: SP4526424984

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