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Garden Wall, Gate Piers and Steps to North and East of Chastleton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chastleton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9602 / 51°57'36"N

Longitude: -1.6396 / 1°38'22"W

OS Eastings: 424862

OS Northings: 229140

OS Grid: SP248291

Mapcode National: GBR 5R4.095

Mapcode Global: VHBZ0.JZLP

Entry Name: Garden Wall, Gate Piers and Steps to North and East of Chastleton House

Listing Date: 15 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253912

Location: Chastleton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL56

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Chastleton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Compton, Chastleton, Cornwell, Little Rollright and Salford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

11/23 Garden wall, gate piers and
steps to N and E of Chastleton


Garden wall, gate piers and steps. Wall. Probably early C17 with later repairs.
Regularly coursed and dressed marlstone with ashlar and rounded rubble coping.
From point where it meets garden wall to south of Chastleton House (q.v.) it
runs along north side of churchyard of Church of St. Mary (q.v.) and then turns
at right-angles to form boundary of garden to east of Chastleton House. This
section has two C18 gate piers with moulded capping and ball finials. The wall
then takes another right-angled turn to separate upper and lower gardens. To
north-west of section returning to join north-east corner of house are 2 sets of
straight-flight steps with square piers, which have moulded capping and ball
finials. A section of wall linked to west side of house runs northwards along
road to join The Dower House (q.v.): the section nearest The Dower House is
buttressed and has a 4-centred chamfered arch at the point where it joins the

Listing NGR: SP2486229140

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

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