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Latitude: 51.8209 / 51°49'15"N
Longitude: -1.0159 / 1°0'57"W
OS Eastings: 467926
OS Northings: 214047
OS Grid: SP679140
Mapcode National: GBR 9ZT.V94
Mapcode Global: VHDV1.BHSF
Entry Name: Walls Surrounding Kitchen Garden, with Summer House at Ashford School
Listing Date: 26 February 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1332807
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42453
Location: Dorton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Dorton
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Dorton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 61 SE DORTON
6/72 Wall surrounding kitchen
garden, with summer house
at Ashfold School
Garden wall with summer house attached to S. Wall is C17-early C18, altered.
S. side, facing house is of coursed rubble stone with moulded depressed
archway to centre. Some C17 thin brick at S.W. corner of wall. Remainder
is of thicker red brick in English bond, with off-set brick and stone
plinth and some pilasters. Altered doorways. Summer house on S. side of
S. wall near E. end is constructed from C17 materials but is of uncertain
date. N. and E. sides are of rubble stone with ashlar quoins and single
moulded stone openings. S. and W. sides each have chamfered segmental
stone arch on semi-octagonal responds and octagonal corner pier. Moulded
stone string above, rendered brick pediment to S. Another summer house,
at W. end of S. wall, is C20 with flat roof on rubble stone piers, and
is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SP6792614047
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