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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: COMPTON BEAUCHAMP HOUSE, GATES AND GATEPIERS AND WALLS APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES NORTH

List entry Number: 1283938

Location

COMPTON BEAUCHAMP HOUSE, GATES AND GATEPIERS AND WALLS APPROXIMATELY 35 METRES NORTH

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireVale of White HorseDistrict AuthorityCompton Beauchamp

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Dec-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 250704

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History

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Details

COMPTON BEAUCHAMP SU28NE 5/75 Compton Beauchamp House, gates gatepiers and walls approx 35 metres north 10/11/52 (Formerly listed as Compton Beauchamp House with gatepiers, railings and gates to drive)

GV II*

Gatepiers and attached walls at Compton Beauchamp House (q.v.) c.1710. Limestone ashlar. Square main piers, each with moulded plinth block and entablature surmounted by griffin's head. Fine wrought-iron gates have segmental wrought-iron arch over with the cypher of Edward Richards. Walling swept round in elliptical curve to piers which are surmounted by urns with gadrooned bases and garlanded tops. The walling to either side of these piers is divided into 4 bays each by square piers surmounted by pineapples; continuous moulded plinth and coping with wrought-iron crossed spears in the spaces between the piers.

Listing NGR: SU2799286982

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 34 Oxfordshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SU2799286982

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