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Entrance Gates and Flanking Walls Approximately 70 Metres South West of Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Milton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7165 / 51°42'59"N

Longitude: -1.0925 / 1°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 462792

OS Northings: 202361

OS Grid: SP627023

Mapcode National: GBR B12.6MG

Mapcode Global: VHCY4.03TZ

Plus Code: 9C3WPW85+H2

Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Flanking Walls Approximately 70 Metres South West of Manor House

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047486

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246873

Location: Great Milton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Milton

Built-Up Area: Great Milton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Milton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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SP60SW (East side)
5/107 Entrance gates and flanking
18/07/63 walls approx. 70m. SW of Manor


Entrance gates and walls. Late C16/early, C17 and later. Coursed limestone rubble
and ashlar. Original entrance gates, now disused, are sited opposite original
front door, and have a semi-circular archway under a straight entablature with
ogee gable and 3 obelisk finials. The outer face of the arch has a moulded
chamfer set with nailhead ornament. The oak tympanum survives above a moulded
oak lintel, and is carved with rays and leaf ornament. To right is a small
4-centre arched doorway with recessed spandrels and label. The plank doors are
probably replacements. Flanking walls step down either side and return towards
original front of house; that on the right stopping short just beyond a 4-centre
arched doorway with recessed spandrels and label.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol VII, p.120; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire,

Listing NGR: SP6279302360

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