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Walls Surrounding Kitchen Garden, with Summer House at Ashford School

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorton, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42453

Location: Dorton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Dorton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Dorton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 61 SE DORTON

6/72 Wall surrounding kitchen
garden, with summer house
at Ashfold School
-

GV II


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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