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Garden Wall to South of Stanway House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanway, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9894 / 51°59'21"N

Longitude: -1.9122 / 1°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 406125

OS Northings: 232327

OS Grid: SP061323

Mapcode National: GBR 3MQ.9C7

Mapcode Global: VHB1D.S8Y9

Entry Name: Garden Wall to South of Stanway House

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134911

Location: Stanway, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Stanway

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Toddington, Stanway and Didbrook and Hailes

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 0632-0732
13/125 Garden Wall, to south of
Stanway House
Garden wall. Probably late C17 or early C18. Ashlar wall.
Wall extends about 43m away from gatehouse along side of road:
turns at angle to run about 40m along lane to Estate Yard.
Section by road about 4m high, vertical joint to gatehouse:
plinth, capping in 3 courses, sloping outwards towards road,
overhanging wall at foot. Three paired oval openings, moulded
surrounds with keys. At corner wall reduces in height to about
2m, with flat top: blocked doorway near far end, flat stone
lintel. On garden side ground much higher: oval openings at back
of rectangular recesses, moulded, eared surrounds. Between
openings are small recesses with ogee heads, 5 in all. Stub of
demolished wall extending at right angles to first section at
corner: lower wall thickened slightly at far end. Walls appear
on Kyp engraving of 1712.
(Atkyns, The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire, 1712;
D. Verey, Gloucestershire, the Cotswolds, 1970)

Listing NGR: SP0612332314

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