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Pavilion Approximately 50 Metres North East of Woodperry House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanton St. John, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7901 / 51°47'24"N

Longitude: -1.1667 / 1°10'0"W

OS Eastings: 457568

OS Northings: 210492

OS Grid: SP575104

Mapcode National: GBR 8YN.RV1

Mapcode Global: VHCXP.Q8KJ

Entry Name: Pavilion Approximately 50 Metres North East of Woodperry House

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Last Amended: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246699

Location: Stanton St. John, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Stanton St. John

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Stanton St John

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

2/179 Pavilion approx. 50m. NE of
18/07/63 Woodperry House
(Formerly listed as Woodperry
House with garden and entrance
gates and screens)


Garden pavilion. Early C18, remodelled late C18/early C19, Limestone ashlar and
rubble. Square plan. Single storey, Ashlar front with plinth and plain band
below the parapet, was re-modelled (q.v. south pavilion) with a single
segmental-arched opening, later infilled with a glazed doorway with flanking
windows below a rendered tympanum. Interior: Part of the floor is paved with
medieval encaustic tiles from the excavated church of Woodperry. The pavilion
served as a water tower for Woodperry House and was supplied by the pump house
below (q.v.). One of a pair of pavilions flanking the parterre at the rear of
Woodperry House,
(J. Cornforth, Country Life, Vol,129, pp.18-21 and 66-9; Buildings of England:
Oxfordshire, p.855).

Listing NGR: SP5756810492

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