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The Doctor's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6461 / 51°38'46"N

Longitude: -1.1674 / 1°10'2"W

OS Eastings: 457708

OS Northings: 194474

OS Grid: SU577944

Mapcode National: GBR 90D.RPS

Mapcode Global: VHCY8.QW7G

Entry Name: The Doctor's House

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Last Amended: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248126

Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dorchester

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU5794 (West side)
5/96 No.71 (The Doctor's House)
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as The
Doctor's House)


House and outbuilding. Late C16/early C17, extended and remodelled late C18 and
mid/late C19; outbuilding early C18. Timber framing with colourwashed brick
infill; some weatherboarding and brick; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks.
L-plan. One storey plus attics. 3-window C19 front, with applied timbering to
left and centre bays, has a central 4-panel door with a canopy on shaped
brackets, casements of one and 2 lights, to left, and a C20 canted bay window to
right; first floor has 3 gabled dormers. Roof has ornamental ridge tiles and
apex finials, and has stacks to left of centre and to right. Left gable wall has
a C19 canted bay window. Earlier rear wing has a 3-unit plan with continuous
outshut and is timber framed with some herringbone brick infill. It is partly
concealed by a small C18 wing at the junction with the front range. To right of
the front is a 3-bay timber-framed outbuilding range, probably originally a
barn. The front wall is now brick with the entry to right, but the rear remains
weatherboarded. Interior: front range has some chamfered beams and probably
incorporates C17/C18 work; outbuilding range has a clasped-purlin roof with
queen-strut trusses.

Listing NGR: SU5770894474

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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