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Record details

BCC record ID:1021200000
Type of record:Building
Summary:Eighteenth to nineteenth century witchert wall
Grid Reference:SP 75708 07799

ASTON SANDFORD, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

Monument type(s)

  • WALL (18th Century to 19th Century - 1700 AD to 1899 AD)

Associated finds: none recorded

Protected status

  • Listed Building

Public access information

Is the site accessible to the public?No
Is the site visible from a public viewpoint?Unclassified

Full description

Grade II. Witchert wall fronting road with timber and tile roofed rope walk erected on south or inner side. Wall returns at west end. C18 and C19. Witchert wall colourwashed and roughcast to road side. Pantile roof to covered ropewalk of 16 bays, 13 on posts and open fronted. Other 3 enclosed by weather boarding. Posts have curved brackets. A rare survival in a village (B1)

Sources and further reading

<1>Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Bucks: Aylesbury Vale: Parishes of Ashendon &C. p.9

Associated excavations and fieldwork: none recorded

Related monuments: none