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Compton Beauchamp House, Gates and Gatepiers and Walls Approximately 35 Metres North

A Grade II* Listed Building in Compton Beauchamp, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.581 / 51°34'51"N

Longitude: -1.5974 / 1°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 427992

OS Northings: 186982

OS Grid: SU279869

Mapcode National: GBR 5WM.YRJ

Mapcode Global: VHC0Z.8JCC

Entry Name: Compton Beauchamp House, Gates and Gatepiers and Walls Approximately 35 Metres North

Listing Date: 10 November 1952

Last Amended: 11 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250704

Location: Compton Beauchamp, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN6

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Compton Beauchamp

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Compton Beauchamp

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/01/2013

SU28NE
5/75
10/11/52


COMPTON BEAUCHAMP
Compton Beauchamp House, gates
gatepiers and walls approx 35 metres north

(Formerly listed as Compton Beauchamp House, gates gatepiers and walls approx 200 metres east)


(Formerly listed as Compton Beauchamp House with gatepiers, railings and gates
to drive)


GV
II*


Gatepiers and attached walls at Compton Beauchamp House (q.v.) c.1710. Limestone
ashlar. Square main piers, each with moulded plinth block and entablature
surmounted by griffin's head. Fine wrought-iron gates have segmental
wrought-iron arch over with the cypher of Edward Richards. Walling swept round
in elliptical curve to piers which are surmounted by urns with gadrooned bases
and garlanded tops. The walling to either side of these piers is divided into 4
bays each by square piers surmounted by pineapples; continuous moulded plinth
and coping with wrought-iron crossed spears in the spaces between the piers.


Listing NGR: SU2799286982

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

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