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Park House and Gatepiers Attached to West End

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8073 / 51°48'26"N

Longitude: -1.6342 / 1°38'3"W

OS Eastings: 425317

OS Northings: 212131

OS Grid: SP253121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.MN4

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.MTFY

Entry Name: Park House and Gatepiers Attached to West End

Listing Date: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225701

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422182

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 WITNEY STREET
AND SIGNET (South side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Park House and gate-
7/255 piers attached to
west end.

GV II


Former stables of the Great House (q.v.). Previously known as Great House
Yard. Possibly late C17 but very probably mid-C19 converted. Coursed and
dressed rubble, Cotswold stone roof with coped gables and ashlar end
chimneys. Symmetrical elevation of 2 storeys and attic. 5 bays plus one-
bay flanking wings (altered) with continuous plat-band. 3 hipped dormers,
the right-hand one a large half-dormer. 1 window on ground floor to
right, 4 small rectangular windows to left of it. The right-hand wing has
a hipped dormer. Gable end to west has a bullseye window modelled on the
Great House adjacant to west (q.v.). Rear has 3 hipped dormers,
balustraded bay to right, 2 arched entries roughly central. Rubble
gatepiers linked by a short link wall, cornice and engaged ball-finials,
baluster-top hinge pilasters.
Included for group value.
(shown on OS map as the Great House Yard)


Listing NGR: SP2531712131

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

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