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Manor Farmhouse with Barn Attached to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvescot, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7401 / 51°44'24"N

Longitude: -1.6098 / 1°36'35"W

OS Eastings: 427037

OS Northings: 204668

OS Grid: SP270046

Mapcode National: GBR 5TP.V4C

Mapcode Global: VHC06.1JTF

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse with Barn Attached to North

Listing Date: 26 August 1975

Last Amended: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253332

Location: Alvescot, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Alvescot

Built-Up Area: Alvescot

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Alvescot

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North-east side)
9/22 Manor Farmhouse with barn
26/08/75 attached to N
(Formerly listed as Manor

House with attached barn. House has early C18 front wing and earlier rear wing,
possibly C16, altered. Coursed rubble limestone with stone slate roof and ashlar
chimneys. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic, 2-bay front. Front has C19 3-light wooden
casements with narrow horizontal glazing bars and wooden lintels. 2 gabled_roof
dormers with 2-light wooden casements. C19 board door to left with slightly
chamfered jambs and wooden lintel. 2 chimneys, that to centre with cyma recta
cornice, that to right rebuilt. Rear wing has similar casements and door to near
bay, and 3-light wood mullion windows and board door to bay beyond. This last
bay contains dairy with cheese room above. Interior of house has large open
fireplaces, stop-chamfered joists in left bay, stop-chamfered spine beams, and
winder stair in shaped stone well. Rear wing has central roof truss with
chamfered arch-braces to collar. Front range has double purlin roof with lower
purlins laid square. Barn attached to front left of house is of later C18 date
than house, and was re-roofed 1948. Coursed rubble stone with stone slate roof.
Vent slits. Through cart entry with projection to front. C18/C19 cartshed
attached to rear of house is not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SP2703704668

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

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