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Little Pelham

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston Bagpuize with Southmoor, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.676 / 51°40'33"N

Longitude: -1.4115 / 1°24'41"W

OS Eastings: 440791

OS Northings: 197633

OS Grid: SU407976

Mapcode National: GBR 6X1.XMX

Mapcode Global: VHC0P.H45J

Entry Name: Little Pelham

Listing Date: 9 February 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249609

Location: Kingston Bagpuize with Southmoor, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX13

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Kingston Bagpuize with Southmoor

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kingston Bagpuize with Southmoor

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU4097 (West side)
14/111 Little Pelham

- II

Rectory, now house. Designed c.1723 by Dr. George Clarke of Oxford for Richard
Blechinden: remodelled c.1820-30, Coursed limestone rubble; hipped Welsh slate
roof; brick end stacks and rear lateral stack. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys:
symmetrical 5-window range. Central bay is framed by rusticated Doric pilasters
and has unusual ashlar open-pedimented porch: rusticated pilasters have
alternating plain and frosted stonework to raised pilaster quoins and raised
voussoirs; prominent frosted keystone to round-arched doorway: Double-leaf C19
half-glazed doors with Gothick fanlight, ground floor flat stone arches and C19
first-floor stone lintels over early C19 sashes. Rear: early C18 2-bay range of
one storey and attic; coursed linestone rubble with gabled old tile roof and
brick end stack: rear wall has 2 early C18 sashes with thick glazing bars, and
leaded dormer casements: adjoins rear right outshut. Interior: early C18
fireplace in room to left, and early C18 panelled doors. Early C19 fireplaces
and open-well staircase with stick balusters. This house is one of only 2
buildings which Dr. Clarke designed outside 0xford.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire, p.161; V.C.H.: Berkshire, Vol.IV, p.349;
H.M.Colvin, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, 1978,

Listing NGR: SU4079197633

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