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Minchincourt Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Forest Hill, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7675 / 51°46'2"N

Longitude: -1.1523 / 1°9'8"W

OS Eastings: 458593

OS Northings: 207985

OS Grid: SP585079

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z2.3H2

Mapcode Global: VHCXP.ZT5X

Entry Name: Minchincourt Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246597

Location: Forest Hill with Shotover, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Forest Hill with Shotover

Built-Up Area: Forest Hill

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Forest Hill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP50NE (North side)
Forest Hill
5/77 Minchincourt Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17, possibly earlier, extended C18 and late C19. Limestone rubble,
partly roughcast, and some timber framing with brick infill; old plain-tile
roof. Cross-passage plan, extended. 2 storeys. Early 2-window roughcast range
has 6-panel door, to extreme left, and 2-light casements at ground and first
floors. Short C18 range of one storey plus attic, projects to right. Substantial
late-C19 range, to left, has a further end range and a gabled projection with a
canted bay. Right gable of early range has upper part in brick with exposed
rafters crossed at apex and supporting a ridge piece. Rear has timber framing
with brick infill, at first floor, and a rebuilt lateral stack. Remains of a
shallow jetty carried on cross beams suggest a possible medieval origin.
Interior: Very heavy chamfered cross beams.

Listing NGR: SP5859307985

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

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