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Terrace Wall Approximately 8 Metres to South of the Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Islip, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8219 / 51°49'18"N

Longitude: -1.2363 / 1°14'10"W

OS Eastings: 452734

OS Northings: 213978

OS Grid: SP527139

Mapcode National: GBR 8Y6.L8J

Mapcode Global: VHCXG.JG8N

Plus Code: 9C3WRQC7+QF

Entry Name: Terrace Wall Approximately 8 Metres to South of the Old Rectory

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243335

Location: Islip, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX5

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Islip

Built-Up Area: Islip

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Islip

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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SP5213 (East side)
13/93 Terrace wall approx. 8m, to S
of The Old Rectory
Terrace wall and steps. c.1690. Coursed squared limestone and ashlar. Wall
retains the terrace in front of the Old Rectory (q.v.) and runs between the
garden walls (q.v.). It has 6 raking buttresses and a central flight of stone
steps with outward-splaying balustrade walls and moulded nosings. The Old
Rectory was built 1689-90 for Dr. Robert South, and a late C17 engraving of it
shows the wall and steps. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP5273413978

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