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Greys Court, Great Tower, Attached Ruined Tower and Walls Approximately 60 Metres East

A Grade I Listed Building in Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5452 / 51°32'42"N

Longitude: -0.9553 / 0°57'19"W

OS Eastings: 472541

OS Northings: 183441

OS Grid: SU725834

Mapcode National: GBR C4P.595

Mapcode Global: VHDWF.DFB9

Entry Name: Greys Court, Great Tower, Attached Ruined Tower and Walls Approximately 60 Metres East

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Last Amended: 13 February 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247147

Location: Rotherfield Greys, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Rotherfield Greys

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Rotherfield Greys

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

ROTHERFIELD GREYS
SU78SW
6/125 Greys Court, Great Tower,
24/10/51 attached ruined tower and
walls approx 60 metres east.
(Formerly listed as Greys
Court including Batchelors
Hall, The Well House, and
Towers NE, NW and SW of house)
GV I
Two towers with linking curtain wall and wall to north and south. C14. Flint
with stone quoins and patches of brick; top of Great Tower coursed with brick.
Square plan towers with angle buttresses to corners. Great tower has 2-
centre arched doorway to ground and first floor west side. Irregular
fenestration of window openings to towers and walls. Brick flat-arched
fireplace to linking wall. History: Licence to crenellate granted in 1347 to
Sir John de Grey.
(Buildings of England : Oxfordshire, pp.735-7; Greys Court National Trust Guide
book, 1982).


Listing NGR: SU7254383442

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