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Forecourt Walls, Railings, Gates and Alleyway Gateway of Methodist Church

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8083 / 51°48'29"N

Longitude: -1.6363 / 1°38'10"W

OS Eastings: 425169

OS Northings: 212244

OS Grid: SP251122

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.M3B

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.LT94

Entry Name: Forecourt Walls, Railings, Gates and Alleyway Gateway of Methodist Church

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419757

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON HIGH STREET
AND SIGNET (East Side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Forecourt walls,
7/72 railings, gates and
12.9.55 alleyway gateway of ateway of
Methodist Church.

GV II*


Gates with overthrow, railings on walls, alleyway gateway (to South).
c.1720-30. Wrought iron. Ashlar plinth walls, raised with fall of
ground, rounded return to Classica (q.v.) on North side and to alleyway on
South side. Wall has moulded plinth and buttress panels below panelled
standards of railings. 1:2 - entrance - 2:1 bays. Arrowhead railings,
scroll-work panels with overthrows. 2 shaped finial standards (at each
end). Central entrance with elaborate hinge and plate panels and linking
overthrow; gate with arched upper rail. Archway to alleyway (links
entrance railings to Premises on the right, the former Chapel House):
rusticated with pilasters and elliptical arch with keystone.


Listing NGR: SP2516912244

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

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