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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7188 / 51°43'7"N

Longitude: -1.5542 / 1°33'15"W

OS Eastings: 430894

OS Northings: 202321

OS Grid: SP308023

Mapcode National: GBR 5V4.9WF

Mapcode Global: VHC0F.02Q6

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253427

Location: Bampton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: 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)
14/117 The Old Farmhouse
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Home

Former farmhouse, now house. Early/mid C17, extended into former outbuilding
C20. Coursed rubble limestone with stone slate roofs. Chimneys have square
ashlar shafts with moulded neckings and cornices, the left and rear gable
chimneys with pairs of shafts, the right chimney with single rebuilt shaft.
L-plan. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays. Hollow-chamfered stone mullion windows,
those to ground floor and rear wing with Tudor hoodmoulds. Left bay has 4-light
windows, and gabled roof dormer with 2-light leaded casement in hollow-chamfered
wooden frame. Right bay has 3-light window to ground floor, and altered upper
storey with one 2-light wooden window and a C20 single light. Wide C19
half-glazed door to centre in C20 porch with lean-to roof of stone slates. Left
gable end of front wing has 2-light wooden stair window with double
ovolo-moulded wooden lintel. Rear wing has 4-light stone mullion windows as on
front, and blocked stair windows in far gable. To right of front wing is former
outbuilding with C20 artificial stone slate roof and 2 bays of C20 wooden
casements. Interior has large fireplace in left bay with axial winder stairs
from first floor to attic. Traces of similar staircase on axis with rear stack.
Wall between front and rear wings retains heavy timber studs at upper storey
level. Heavy chamfered spine beam with one end stopped and bracketed in first
floor room of rear wing.

Listing NGR: SP3089402321

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

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