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Gateway, Attached Garden Walls and Coach House to South of Main Front of Chastleton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chastleton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9592 / 51°57'33"N

Longitude: -1.6397 / 1°38'22"W

OS Eastings: 424852

OS Northings: 229031

OS Grid: SP248290

Mapcode National: GBR 5R4.08D

Mapcode Global: VHBZ6.J0HW

Entry Name: Gateway, Attached Garden Walls and Coach House to South of Main Front of Chastleton House

Listing Date: 15 May 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253911

Location: Chastleton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL56

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Chastleton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Compton, Chastleton, Cornwell, Little Rollright and Salford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

CHASTLETON
SP2429-2529
11/22 Gateway, attached garden walls
and coach house to S of main
front of Chastleton House

GV II*

Gateway, attached garden wall and coach house. Probably early C17 with minor
later alterations. Gateway. Limestone ashlar. Chamfered round-headed archway
with hoodmould and plain imposts surmounted by moulded pediment with finials to
corners and centre. Coat-of-arms with lion rampant to rear. Garden wall.
Regularly coursed and dressed marlstone with ashlar coping to front and rounded
rubble coping with dripmould to sides, ramped to corners. Encloses a rectangular
area of approximately 50 metres by 25 metres and stable yard to south-west.
North-east side has chamfered Tudor arch with plank door in angle with north
churchyard wall (q.v. under Garden wall to north-east of Chastleton House) and
similar doorway with iron gate a few metres to south of point where it joins
Chastleton House (q.v.). South-west side incorporates small coach house facing
stable-yard. Regularly coursed marlstone rubble with coped verges, carved apexes
and stepped ashlar decoration to gable ends; roofing material removed at time of
resurvey (August 1987). 2-bay front with 2 sets of wide plank double doors
separated by stone column. Coach house is linked to stables (q.v.) by short
ashlar section of wall with moulded 4-centred arch; wall then continues north
for a few metres to join Chastleton House. Interior of coach house has inserted
loft and only tie beam and bottom of principal rafters of 2-bay roof structure
visible at time of resurvey.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p533)
[2463]


Listing NGR: SP2485429034

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