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Lower Grange

A Grade II* Listed Building in Drayton St. Leonard, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6552 / 51°39'18"N

Longitude: -1.1366 / 1°8'11"W

OS Eastings: 459823

OS Northings: 195511

OS Grid: SU598955

Mapcode National: GBR 90G.1H8

Mapcode Global: VHCY9.7NZG

Entry Name: Lower Grange

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248835

Location: Drayton St. Leonard, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Drayton St. Leonard

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Drayton St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU59NE (West side)
3/50 Lower Grange

_ II*

House. Mid C15, with C17 and C19 alterations. Rubble stone and brick mixture
plinth; large timber framing with rendered infill; old plain-tile roof; brick
end stack to left; massive stone lateral stack to rear centre. 2 storeys and
attic, 6-bay, 6-window range. C20 glazed door to C17 timber-framed gabled porch
to centre. Irregular fenestration of late C19 casements. Raking dormer of 4
lights to left of centre. Rear: plank door to left of centre. Central lateral
stone stack of uncoursed squared stone with flint garreting. 9-light wood
mullion and transom window to right. Two 4-light wood mullion and transom
windows projecting on coved wood lintels to first floor left. C19 casements
inserted in remains of 2 similar windows to first floor right. Interior: C17
open-well newel stair from ground to first floors with wooden baluster
balustrade, moulded handrail and turned acorn finials to newels. Straight flight
stairs from first floor to attic. Arch-braced collar-truss roof with 2 rows of
windbraces. Massive open fireplace to ground floor centre. Stone Tudor-arched
fireplace with moulded surround to ground floor left. Spine beams have angle

Listing NGR: SU5982395511

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