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Manor House and attached front wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7765 / 51°46'35"N

Longitude: -1.2388 / 1°14'19"W

OS Eastings: 452614

OS Northings: 208919

OS Grid: SP526089

Mapcode National: GBR 8YR.KMQ

Mapcode Global: VHCXN.GMY0

Plus Code: 9C3WQQG6+HF

Entry Name: Manor House and attached front wall

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246661

Location: Old Marston, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Old Marston

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Old Marston
MILL LANE (East side)
No.15 (Manor House) and attached front wall

Manor house. Early C19, partly earlier. Limestone ashlar front and coursed squared rubble; old plain-tile roofs with stone stacks. Probably central-stair plan. Two storeys. Symmetrical three-window front, with plinth and storey band, has central door, with rectangular overlight, and twelve-pane sashes. Shallow-pitched roof has flanking stacks with moulded caps and a lateral stack rising from the rear slope. Single-storey rubble and tiled range to right. Parallel hip-roofed rear range and rear wing are probably earlier and have casements.

Interior not inspected.

Low front wall, with moulded coping, has square corner piers and returns to front of house.

May incorporate part of the Manor house noted as having been built by Unton Croke and used as Fairfax's headquarters during the siege of Oxford in 1645. The Treaty for the Surrender of Oxford was signed there in 1646. See also No.17 Mill Lane (Cromwells House).

Listing NGR: SP5261408919

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