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Freeman's Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingham, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9132 / 51°54'47"N

Longitude: -1.627 / 1°37'37"W

OS Eastings: 425756

OS Northings: 223913

OS Grid: SP257239

Mapcode National: GBR 5RQ.3GB

Mapcode Global: VHBZD.R58Q

Plus Code: 9C3WW97F+76

Entry Name: Freeman's Close

Listing Date: 15 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254051

ID on this website: 101053304

Location: Kingham, West Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Kingham

Built-Up Area: Kingham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kingham and Daylesford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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17/154 Freeman's Close


House. Late C17, extended C18 and c.1913 with later additions and alterations.
Roughly coursed and banded limestone and marlstone rubble; concrete tile roof.
Original part to left, extended to right C18. Two storeys and attic. Chamfered
3-light mullion window to left and 2-light mullion window to right of C17 part
on first floor. 3-light mullion window with dripstone to ground-floor left but
2-light mullion to right replaced by C20 glazed door, although dripstone
remains. Open lean-to verandah (c.1913) supported on wood posts runs full length
of C17 part. C18 extension to right has 3-light leaded casement directly below
eaves and C20 bay window to ground floor. Gabled dormers in roof slope to left
and right. Integral end stacks and ridge stack (formerly an end stack) at
junction between C17 and C18 parts, 2 left stacks rebuilt C20 and right
truncated. C19 lean-to attached to right gable end. Interior. Left ground-floor
room has chamfered spine beam and oak winder staircase (continuing to attic, top
flight renewed late C20) to right of fireplace. Inglenook fireplace to right
room. Chamfered ceiling beams to first floor. Double butt-purlin roof in 5 short
bays has 2 collar trusses to left of ridge stack and one to right. Parallel
gabled range (c.1913) to rear on right and late C20 flat-roofed addition in
angle to left are not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SP2575623913

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