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Manor House, Garden Walls Including Two Gates and Gateways

A Grade II Listed Building in Westwell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7867 / 51°47'12"N

Longitude: -1.6773 / 1°40'38"W

OS Eastings: 422353

OS Northings: 209833

OS Grid: SP223098

Mapcode National: GBR 5T0.W7C

Mapcode Global: VHBZY.WC44

Entry Name: Manor House, Garden Walls Including Two Gates and Gateways

Listing Date: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422582

Location: Westwell, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Westwell

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Westwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WESTWELL
SP20NW Manor House, garden
3/320 walls including two
gates and gateways.

GV II


Kitchen garden walls and gates. C16, remodelled C18 and restored c.1912
for Sir Roger Sothern Holland. Coursed rubble walls with C18 buttresses,
about 3m high with plain coping. Enclose gardern to south of Manor House.
Said to incorporate a tablet with Cardinal's hat (the Manor belonged to
Christ Church) and date 1561.
Gateway immediately south of dovecote (q.v.) is C18 wrought-iron with
over-throw and side panels. The gateway axial with south entrance of
Manor House (q.v.) has flat arch, rubble piers and sphinx capping. Wall
extends around garden to east and south and links with the dovecote (q.v.)
in the west side (q.v. also doorway and northern section of west wall).


Listing NGR: SP2235209836

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

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