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The Oxford Gate, Gate Piers and Lodges

A Grade I Listed Building in Stowe, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0244 / 52°1'27"N

Longitude: -1.0306 / 1°1'50"W

OS Eastings: 466608

OS Northings: 236664

OS Grid: SP666366

Mapcode National: GBR 9XG.47Y

Mapcode Global: VHDT2.3C0Y

Entry Name: The Oxford Gate, Gate Piers and Lodges

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Last Amended: 21 April 1983

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 396662

Location: Stowe, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Stowe

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Stowe

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


The Oxford Gate,
gate piers and Lodges
(formerly listed as
the Entrance Gates)


Gate piers c1730 by Kent, moved to present position later C18. Large
rusticated piers with a semi-circular headed arch, carved coat of arms
in frieze pediment overall. Small outer pavilions added by Valdre.
Vermiculated quoins, and keyblocks. Ogee roofs with ball finials.

Listing NGR: SP6660736665

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

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