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Latitude: 51.9563 / 51°57'22"N
Longitude: -1.4227 / 1°25'21"W
OS Eastings: 439768
OS Northings: 228800
OS Grid: SP397288
Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.752
Mapcode Global: VHBZB.9374
Entry Name: Retaining Walls and Steps in Front of the Vicarage
Listing Date: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052546
English Heritage Legacy ID: 251867
Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Great Tew
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Tew
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
GREAT TEW NEW ROAD
SP3928 (West side)
12/56 Retaining walls and steps in
front of The Vicarage
Retaining wall and steps. Probably early C19. Marlstone ashlar and limestone.
Wall has moulded coping and a chamfered plinth which is carried up at the base
to small square piers with moulded caps, between which runs a pierced limestone
balustrade in fishscale pattern with a moulded coping. The double flight of
steps is recessed into the centre, the balustrade returning behind it. A central
section of balustrade to the front of the steps ramps downwards to left and
right with the stair. A plainer length of retaining wall, approx. 1m. high, runs
approx. 20m. to left. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SP3976828800
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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