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Cromwell House and the Old Forge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7271 / 51°43'37"N

Longitude: -1.5465 / 1°32'47"W

OS Eastings: 431416

OS Northings: 203252

OS Grid: SP314032

Mapcode National: GBR 5TY.RSN

Mapcode Global: VHC07.4VRC

Entry Name: Cromwell House and the Old Forge

Listing Date: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253358

Location: Bampton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Bampton

Built-Up Area: Bampton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bampton with Clanfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(West side)
13/48 Cromwell House and The Old

Two houses, part formerly used as forge. C17/early C18, altered. Coursed rubble
limestone with rough quoins, slate roof, flanking brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 5
bays. 2- and 3-light wooden casements with horizontal glazing bars and
ovolo-moulded wooden lintels, most casements renewed C20. Ground floor left bays
have C20 transomed windows, that to second bay a canted bay window. C20 door
between left bays, with C20 gabled wooden hood. C20 glazed door to right with
ovolo-moulded wooden lintel. Traces of other blocked openings. Later rear wing,
forming L-plan, has large C20 wooden casements and garage openings. Interior:
left bay has heavy stop-chamfered spine beams to ground and first floors,
slightly chamfered joists, and shaped stair well with renewed wooden winders on
axis with stack. Double butt purlin roof on trusses with tie beams and collars,
one with wattle and daub partition.

Listing NGR: SP3141603252

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

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