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Highcroft House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eynsham, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7821 / 51°46'55"N

Longitude: -1.3689 / 1°22'8"W

OS Eastings: 443632

OS Northings: 209461

OS Grid: SP436094

Mapcode National: GBR 7X8.8Q3

Mapcode Global: VHCXL.7G5P

Entry Name: Highcroft House

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252254

Location: Eynsham, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Eynsham

Built-Up Area: Eynsham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Eynsham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP4309 (North side)
14/173 Highcroft House

- II

House. Late C18, extended 1907 by Clough Williams Ellis. Squared and coursed
limestone with ashlar quoins and dressings; gabled and half-hipped Welsh slate
roof; brick left end and rear lateral stacks. L-plan with rear right wing. Late
Georgian style, 3 storeys; 3-window range. Stone Tuscan porch: 6-panelled door
with overlight. Keyed flat stone arches over 8-pane sashes, 6-pane sashes to
centre and early C20 tripartite sash to left of porch. Rear service wing of
similar materials has 3-light leaded casements. C20 conservatory to right.
Extension to left by Clough Williams Ellis, 1907, in Wrenaissance style.
2-storey 2-window range front and left side have leaded cross windows,
round-arched doorway and moulded cornice; hipped roof surmounted by ogee-domed
bell cupola. interior: late c18 house has dog-leg staircase with stick
balusters, panelled doors, boxed beams, and reeded stone fireplace on first
floor; chamfered beams in service wing. 1907 range has reset stained-glass
panels and line doorway with cherub's head set over shouldered architrave in
ground-floor room.

Listing NGR: SP4363209461

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

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