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Number 168 (The Old Parsonage) and Attached Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Freeland, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8116 / 51°48'41"N

Longitude: -1.4013 / 1°24'4"W

OS Eastings: 441372

OS Northings: 212722

OS Grid: SP413127

Mapcode National: GBR 7WV.6KH

Mapcode Global: VHBZX.NQKL

Entry Name: Number 168 (The Old Parsonage) and Attached Wall

Listing Date: 12 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252742

Location: Freeland, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Freeland

Built-Up Area: Freeland

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Freeland

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP41SW (West side)
10/88 No.168 (The Old Parsonage) and
12/09/73 attached wall
Parsonage, now part of Convent of St. Clare. 1869-71, by J.L. Pearson. Coursed
limestone rubble with ashlar quoins and bands; half-hipped plain-tile roof;
stone ashlar stack to left. Double-depth plan. Gothic Arts and Crafts style. One
storey and attic; 5-window range, with 2 asymmetrical gabled bays to left.
Studded door with wrought-iron fittings set in double-chamfered pointed-arched
archway. 3 offset buttresses to bay divisions. Tympanum arches over 2-and
3-light transomed plate-tracery windows, with quatrefoil carvings in each
spandrel; 3-light stone-mullioned window above door, and gabled half-dormer with
similar wood-mullioned and transomed window to right. Remodelled roughcast block
to right. Half-timbering and stone-mullioned and transomed windows to rear.
One-storey gallery connected to Church of St. Mary (q.v.) on left. Interior:
wood-framed dog-leg staircase. Subsidiary features: approximately 5 metres of
limestone rubble wall with pointed arched doorway runs to Old Schoolhouse (q.v.)
on right.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p607)

Listing NGR: SP4137212722

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