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Tar Wood House

A Grade II Listed Building in South Leigh, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7706 / 51°46'14"N

Longitude: -1.4249 / 1°25'29"W

OS Eastings: 439781

OS Northings: 208146

OS Grid: SP397081

Mapcode National: GBR 6VW.SPM

Mapcode Global: VHC03.8R2J

Entry Name: Tar Wood House

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252315

Location: South Leigh, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: South Leigh

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: South Leigh

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

7/230 Tar Wood House

- II

House. Rear range dated HD 1724; late C18/early C19 front range; remodelled and
right wing added c.1900. Squared and coursed limestone with ashlar dressings;
gabled stone slate roof: brick left end and internal stacks. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys and attic; symmetrical 3-window range. Relieving arches and timber
lintels over c.1900 half-glazed door and tripartite sashes; stone lintels over
early C19 eight-pane first-floor sashes; 3 gabled roof dormers. Right wing built
c.1900, of similar materials with sashes set in ovolo-moulded and mullioned
stone frames; right side wall has brick stack set on open pediment. Early C18
rear range of similar materials with segmental brick arches; c.1900 outshut has
porch and Art Nouveau plasterwork. Interior: c.1900 stairs, dado and fireplaces.
Early C18 collar-truss roof to rear.

Listing NGR: SP3978108146

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

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