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Little Peacocks

A Grade II Listed Building in Filkins, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7351 / 51°44'6"N

Longitude: -1.6587 / 1°39'31"W

OS Eastings: 423668

OS Northings: 204096

OS Grid: SP236040

Mapcode National: GBR 5TT.1H7

Mapcode Global: VHC05.6NH7

Entry Name: Little Peacocks

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253511

Location: Filkins and Broughton Poggs, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Built-Up Area: Filkins

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton Poggs with Filkins

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
7/205 Little Peacocks

House. Late C17-early C18, refronted later C18 and dated "Jonah Basset 1759" on
quoin; later C18 rear wing with re-used C17-early C18 windows; refurbished C20,
with another quoin dated FWM/WM 1936-53. Limestone, with squared and coursed
front, rubble gables, and rear wall of banded rubble and squared stone. Dressed
quoins. Stone slate roof with moulded stone gable copings and kneelers. Flanking
chimneys with C20 brick shaft on C18 moulded stone strings. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Coved plaster eaves. Front has 3-pane sashes with moulded stone architrave
surrounds and sills. Central C20 barred and glazed door, also in moulded stone
architrave surround, with narrow pulvinated frieze and moulded pediment. C20
wooden casements in left gable end. Rear has moulded stone string at first floor
level, and 3 bays of chamfered stone mullion and transom cross windows with
Tudor hoodmoulds. Windows to centre and right are blocked, as is central doorway
with dressed stone surround. Later wing projects to right of centre, and has
re-used stone mullion windows with Tudor hoodmoulds in south-west wall. Gable
end of this wing has external stone steps to granary with ashlar lining.
Interior of main house said to have been much altered C20.

Listing NGR: SP2366804096

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

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