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Bacon's Farmhouse and Attached Stable

A Grade II Listed Building in Finmere, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0041 / 52°0'14"N

Longitude: -1.06 / 1°3'35"W

OS Eastings: 464624

OS Northings: 234377

OS Grid: SP646343

Mapcode National: GBR 9XM.8TY

Mapcode Global: VHCWL.KWZK

Entry Name: Bacon's Farmhouse and Attached Stable

Listing Date: 3 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192676

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243609

Location: Finmere, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, MK18

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Finmere

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Finmere

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP63SW (West side)
5/17 Bacon's Farmhouse and attached

- II

Farmhouse. C17 with C18 front range. Squared coursed limestone. Steeply pitched
red-tile roofs. Brick end stacks. C18 range. 2 storeys. 4-window range. Central
entrance has front with hipped red-tile roof. Panelled/glazed door and moulded
wood frame. Ground floor has sashes with keyblock lintels and glazing bars. 4
similar first floor windows. Stone band to first floor. Earlier range to rear
has 2 gabled dormers. Stable attached to right. Squared coursed limestone.
Steeply pitched slate roof. Single storey plus loft. 2 stable entrances with
plank doors and wood lintels. Gabled loft entrance with plank door and wood
lintel. Hipped roof on right. The former Manor House or Court House taking its
name from C18 owners. In the first half of the C18 the Duke of Buckingham, Lord
of the Manor, pulled damn most of the old house and built the present farm
buildings. Purchased by Merton College Oxford in 1853 and 1858. Interior not
(VCH: Oxfordshire: 1974, p117)

Listing NGR: SP6462434377

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

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