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Rookery Farmhouse and Attached Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Brize Norton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.77 / 51°46'12"N

Longitude: -1.5694 / 1°34'9"W

OS Eastings: 429812

OS Northings: 208016

OS Grid: SP298080

Mapcode National: GBR 5TC.S3R

Mapcode Global: VHC00.RR6Y

Entry Name: Rookery Farmhouse and Attached Wall

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252105

Location: Brize Norton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Brize Norton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Brize Norton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP20NE (South side)
5/34 Rookery Farmhouse and attached


House. C18 with late C16/early C17 origins; refronted and rear block built in
early C19. Coursed limestone rubble, with squared and coursed stone to front;
gabled stone slate roof; stone ashlar moulded end stacks. L-plan with rear right
wing. storeys and attic; 4-window range. Chamfered timber lintels over late
C19 and C20 three-light casements. Rear wing of similar materials with old
timber lintels and stone-coped gable. Early C19 rear range, to left: of similar
materials with C20 door set in stone porch. Interior: chamfered beams, including
late C16/early C17 chamfered beam with roll stop in room to left. Early C19
dog-leg with winders staircase, with stick balusters and fret-cut brackets.
Collar-truss roof with butt purlins. Subsidiary features: tall stone-coped
limestone rubble wall, extends approximately 12 metres from front right to join
The Cottage (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP2981208016

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

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