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Middleton Park Service Wing and Southern Pair of Forecourt Lodges

A Grade II* Listed Building in Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9053 / 51°54'18"N

Longitude: -1.2379 / 1°14'16"W

OS Eastings: 452527

OS Northings: 223242

OS Grid: SP525232

Mapcode National: GBR 8X6.KTX

Mapcode Global: VHCX2.HCFS

Plus Code: 9C3WWQ46+4R

Entry Name: Middleton Park Service Wing and Southern Pair of Forecourt Lodges

Listing Date: 26 November 1951

Last Amended: 9 December 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 408334

Location: Middleton Park, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Middleton Stoney

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Middleton Stoney

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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5/116 Middleton Park: service wing
26/11/51 and southern pair of forecourt
(Formerly listed as Middleton


Subsidiary parts of country house, now subdivided into dwellings. 1938 by Sir
Edwin Lutyens and Robert Lutyens for the 9th Earl of Jersey. Coursed squared
limestone with ashlar dressings; plain-tile roof with rubble stacks.
Single-storey service range is concealed from the forecourt by a solid wall
pierced only by 3 gateways with rusticated doorcases and fine turned wooden
grilles; garden side has a re-used wall from the demolished C18 mansion with an
Ionic colonade and niches plus shuttered sashes matching those on the main house
(q. v.) ; sashes in colonade are late C20 insertions. Linked pyramid-roofed
lodges, of 2 storeys plus attics, have 2-window arrangements of 2-light
shuttered casements. and have hipped roof dormers plus an apex stack. The lodge
flanking the forecourt entrance has a pedimented rusticated doorway and is
linked, by a short section of wall containing a further doorway, to one of the
entrance piers bearing a stone eagle by Sir W. Reid Dick. Interiors not
(A.S.G. Butler, The Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens, Vol.I, 1951; Buildings of
England: Oxfordshire, pp.703-4; Country Life, July 5th and 12th 1946, pp.28-31
and 74-77).

Listing NGR: SP5252723242

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