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Latitude: 51.8666 / 51°51'59"N
Longitude: -1.3865 / 1°23'11"W
OS Eastings: 442336
OS Northings: 218849
OS Grid: SP423188
Mapcode National: GBR 7W2.XZK
Mapcode Global: VHBZQ.XBCW
Entry Name: Ditchley Gate
Listing Date: 27 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203350
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252986
Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Blenheim
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
2/4 Ditchley Gate
Gateway. 1781, by John Yenn. Limestone ashlar piers, with large ball finials set
on moulded cornices, flank fine wrought-iron gates with scrolled top. Hawksmoor
designed the original gateway, which was not executed and was to terminate
Wise's Great North Avenue.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p474; National Monuments Record; Blenheim
Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)
Listing NGR: SP4233618849
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