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Gateway and Flanking Walls Approximately 60 Metres East of Forest Hill House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Forest Hill with Shotover, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7634 / 51°45'48"N

Longitude: -1.1578 / 1°9'27"W

OS Eastings: 458221

OS Northings: 207523

OS Grid: SP582075

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z2.G3C

Mapcode Global: VHCXP.WY92

Entry Name: Gateway and Flanking Walls Approximately 60 Metres East of Forest Hill House

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Last Amended: 5 June 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246583

Location: Forest Hill with Shotover, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Forest Hill with Shotover

Built-Up Area: Forest Hill

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Forest Hill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP50NE (North side)
Forest Hill
5/63 Gateway and flanking walls
18/07/63 approx. 60m. E of Forest Hill
(Formerly listed as gateway
45yds ENE of Vicarage)


Gateway and flanking walls. Early C17. Limestone ashlar. Semi-circular archway,
now blocked, with rectangular moulded stone surround and shallow label, beneath
a broken segmental pediment with a central pedestal holding a large
multi-facetted finial. The archway is flanked by large scrolls rising from a
stone wall with a steep coping and apex roll, part of which borders the
churchyard. Formerly a gateway to the demolished manor house.

Listing NGR: SP5822107523

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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