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Beaconsfield Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9445 / 51°56'40"N

Longitude: -1.4098 / 1°24'35"W

OS Eastings: 440662

OS Northings: 227492

OS Grid: SP406274

Mapcode National: GBR 6SY.4C8

Mapcode Global: VHBZB.JD17

Entry Name: Beaconsfield Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251815

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

6/1 Beaconsfield Farmhouse

Farmhouse. c.1820, possibly incorporating earlier elements. Maristone ashlar;
coursed limestone rubble with marlstone-ashlar dressings; artificial stone-slate
roofs with limestone-ashlar stacks. 2 parallel ranges. 2 storeys plus attic.
Ashlar front of 6 irregularly spaced bays has a 6 panel door, right of centre,
and has wide 20-pane sashes. A stone cornice breaks around the projecting bay
and forms the pediment which contains a round-arched attic window. Roof has
gable parapets bearing stacks and a ridge stack in line with the entrance. End
walls and rear range are in rubble. Rear has leaded segmental-arched casements,
including one of 3 lights with transoms. Interior not inspected. Beaconsfield
Farm is on the site of a Roman Villa.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire: Vol.XI, p.227).

Listing NGR: SP4066227492

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