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Fleet Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Adderbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0176 / 52°1'3"N

Longitude: -1.3054 / 1°18'19"W

OS Eastings: 447761

OS Northings: 235692

OS Grid: SP477356

Mapcode National: GBR 7TG.DSL

Mapcode Global: VHCWG.BK75

Plus Code: 9C4W2M9V+2R

Entry Name: Fleet Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243752

Location: Adderbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX17

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Adderbury

Built-Up Area: Adderbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Adderbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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7/30 Fleet Farmhouse and attached
08/12/55 outbuilding
(Formerly listed as fleet

Farmhouse. Late C17/early C18 in 2 builds. Coursed squared marlstone with wooden
lintels; Welsh-slate roof with rebuilt stone stacks. T-plan. 2 storeys plus
attic. 2 bays to left of 4-window front are higher and include, in bay 2, an
arched Cl9 door below a renewed 3-light casement, and in bay one a blocked
first-floor window; bays 3 and 4 have similar renewed casements to both floors
plus a blocked stair window. Steep-pitched roof, with gable parapets and
projecting moulded kneelers, has a large stack at junction of levels. Left gable
wall and rear of higher section have further renewed casements but retain
2-light stone-mullioned cellar windows; right gable has an old leaded casement,
and rear of lower section has 4 more, each of 3 lights (3 with leaded glazing).
Rear doorway, now the main entrance, has reeded panel mouldings of c.1800. Lower
rear wing has a similar gable parapet with a stone-based stack, but has C20
windows and first-floor dormers. Outbuilding range to right of main range,
linking to Sydenham House (q.v.), has a small doorway plus a 2-light casement,
and at the rear has a larger open entry plus an old 3-light casement with
splayed mullions and lattice glazing. Interior: stop-chamfered cross beams;
large inglenook fireplace with chamfered bressumer and bread oven; some C18
panelled doors and shutters.

Listing NGR: SP4776135692

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