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Latitude: 51.993 / 51°59'34"N
Longitude: -1.482 / 1°28'55"W
OS Eastings: 435664
OS Northings: 232850
OS Grid: SP356328
Mapcode National: GBR 6S8.43C
Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.85DJ
Entry Name: Southrop House
Listing Date: 8 December 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1046261
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244075
Location: Hook Norton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Hook Norton
Built-Up Area: Hook Norton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
HOOK NORTON SOUTHROP ROAD
SP3532 (West side)
12/64 Southrop House
House. C17. Wing dated P/RS/1707. Coursed, regular ironstone rubble.
Stone slate roof laid to diminishing courses. Stone copings. 3 paired stone
stacks at end and ridge. L-plan with wing projecting towards road. C17 house:
3-units and one storey plus attic. C18 wing: 2-unit and 2 storeys plus attic.
C17 house to right probably refenestrated in C18, with wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with crown glass. Two stone mullioned windows with hood
moulds and label stops survive on the ground floor elevation to the road. Main
entrance now into the left wing which has a double-gable front forming an M-
shaped roof. The three floors are lit by 4-light wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with crown glass. Rear: 3 stone mullioned windows have hood
moulds with renewed C20 stonework. C20 bay window. Interior: 2-unit plan to
original house is still discernible. Stop-chamfered beams. History: The
Treadwell family owned the house at the end of the C18. The date plaque
on the rainwater head is attributed to Richard and Sarah Parkes.
(Wood-Jones, R.B. - Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region,
1963, pp.127-128; Dickins, M. - History of Hook Norton 1928, pp139, 188).
Listing NGR: SP3566432850
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