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Handcroft Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsden, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8345 / 51°50'4"N

Longitude: -1.4817 / 1°28'54"W

OS Eastings: 435807

OS Northings: 215223

OS Grid: SP358152

Mapcode National: GBR 6V0.XX1

Mapcode Global: VHBZW.85J0

Entry Name: Handcroft Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 March 1985

Last Amended: 13 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252538

Location: Ramsden, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Ramsden

Built-Up Area: Ramsden

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ramsden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3515 (North-east side)
18/96 Handcroft Farmhouse
24/03/85 (Formerly listed as Handcroft
Farmhouse and barn)


Farmhouse and barn, now one house. Early C17, partly rebuilt in late C17. Late
C20 alterations to former barn. Coursed limestone rubble, with slate hung
gable-end to south-west. Stone slate roofs. Two-unit plan house at right angles
to road, with former barn adjoining to north-east. House of 2 storeys, with
later C17 north-east end of 2 storeys and attic over basement. South-east front:
rendered ridge stack off-centre to left and external stone end stack to right,
with rendered top. Dormer to right-hand part with 2-light wooden casement
(rebuilt in late C20) and slate-hung gable. Late C17 right-hand part with 2
first-floor windows and one ground-floor window, all wooden cross windows with
ogee-stopped chamfered wooden lintels. Small 2-light ovolo-moulded mullioned
wooden staircase window to left with ogee-stopped chamfered wooden lintel. Early
C17 lower 2-storey part let-back to left with first-floor 2-light wooden
casement and ground-floor boarded door to right with wooden lintel. Later
one-storey range to left with end stack, 3-light wooden casement with wooden
lintel and blocked doorway to right (see straight joints). Former barn adjoining
to porch. Interior of house: winder staircase with old plank and muntin door to
cellar. Left-hand ground-floor room with chamfered beams and large open

Listing NGR: SP3580515225

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

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