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Ludwell Farmhouse and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Wootton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8978 / 51°53'52"N

Longitude: -1.3712 / 1°22'16"W

OS Eastings: 443361

OS Northings: 222327

OS Grid: SP433223

Mapcode National: GBR 7VQ.VJM

Mapcode Global: VHCX0.5KYH

Entry Name: Ludwell Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 27 August 1957

Last Amended: 29 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252970

Location: Wootton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Wootton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wootton, Glympton and Kiddington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

3/315 Ludwell Farmhouse and attached
27/08/57 barn
(Formerly listed as Ludwell
Farmhouse and Barn attached)
- II
Farmhouse, now house. Late C16; extended 1876. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled
stone slate roof; brick end stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window
range. Timber lintel over mid C19 six-panelled (4 glazed) door with bracketed
flat hood. Flat stone arch over C19 one-light windows in outer bays of ground
floor; 2-light casements above these are set C16 hollow-moulded stone architrave
to left and similar mid C19 architrave to right. Other windows are late C16
two-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned and pointed arched windows. Mid C19
gabled roof dormer with pointed-arched 2-light casement. Similar late C16
two-light window and hollow-moulded pointed-arched doorway to rear. C18
two-storey rear wing. 1876 extension of left: of similar materials with brick
dressings; of 2 storeys, 4-centred arched doorway. Interior: room to left has
plank shutters with strap hinges, probably C17, quartered moulded beams,
stop-chamfered joists and moulded segmental-arched fireplace. C18 moulded
cornice and beam in room to right. First-floor room to right has late C16/early
C17 panelling. Rooms divided transversely by late C16 close-studded timber
partition. Late C16 roof, with clasped purlins, has queen-strut truss to right
and 2 collar trusses with pointed-arched windbraces to left bay. Subsidiary
features: barn to right of similar materials.
(Information from VCH; VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p267; Bodleian Library MS Top
Oxon C.502/2 far 1961 photo; National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP4336122327

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