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Garden Wall Fernhouse Archway and Gateway Approximately 20 Metres North East of Mapledurham House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mapledurham, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.4858 / 51°29'8"N

Longitude: -1.0344 / 1°2'3"W

OS Eastings: 467144

OS Northings: 176759

OS Grid: SU671767

Mapcode National: GBR Q42.TT

Mapcode Global: VHDWL.1X0C

Entry Name: Garden Wall Fernhouse Archway and Gateway Approximately 20 Metres North East of Mapledurham House

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059520

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247407

Location: Mapledurham, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG4

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Mapledurham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU67NE (East side)
9/189 Garden wall, fernhouse,
24/10/51 archway and gateway approx.
20m. NE of Mapledurham House


Garden wall C17, with probably early C18 archway and early C18 gateway, and mid
C18 fernhouse. Red brick with grey brick diaper pattern to wall. Rubbed brick
piers with carved panels and stone swagged finials to archway with segmental
arch to centre with concave sided brick pediment above with stone acorn finials
to sides and stone case finial to centre. Grey brick with red brick dressings to
piers of gateway with carved stone tops with ball finials and wrought iron gates
to centre with armorial bearings to overthrow. Banded flint and red brick to
fernhouse with 3 Gothick Y-tracery windows. Forms an important part of the group
of garden walls round Mapledurham House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU6714476759

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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