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Latitude: 52.0816 / 52°4'53"N
Longitude: -1.4507 / 1°27'2"W
OS Eastings: 437735
OS Northings: 242726
OS Grid: SP377427
Mapcode National: GBR 6R5.D1H
Mapcode Global: VHBYJ.SYX3
Entry Name: Alkerton House
Listing Date: 20 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1200287
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244618
Location: Shenington with Alkerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Shenington with Alkerton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Shenington with Alkerton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SHENINGTON WITH ALKERTON ALKERTON
7/62 Alkerton House
House. C19 datestone BG 1633. Squared, coursed ironstone. Steeply pitched
red-tile and blue fishscale-tile roof. Stone coped gables with moulded kneelers.
Stone end stacks with blue brick shafts. 3-unit plan plus single-unit extension
on right. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Elevation to road has 2 entrances with
4-centred arched stone heads and chamfered jambs. Entrance on left, now blocked,
has an inserted C20 window and hood mould with diagonally shaped label stop.
Above a datestone Ad 1415. Doorway on right has a panelled/glazed door. First
floor has two 3-light and a 2-light stone mullioned windows and on far right a
3-light similar window. Opening casements with wrought-iron casement fasteners.
Hood moulds and label stops. Left end has datestone BG 1633 renewed in C19 and a
2-light stone mullioned attic window. It is possible that BG stands for Bret
Goodwin who later became Lord of Epwell manor.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol IX, p45)
Listing NGR: SP3773542726
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