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The Limes

A Grade II Listed Building in Fritwell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9567 / 51°57'24"N

Longitude: -1.2346 / 1°14'4"W

OS Eastings: 452690

OS Northings: 228970

OS Grid: SP526289

Mapcode National: GBR 8WN.6PC

Mapcode Global: VHCWW.K24S

Plus Code: 9C3WXQ48+M4

Entry Name: The Limes

Listing Date: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421616

Location: Fritwell, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX27

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Fritwell

Built-Up Area: Fritwell

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fritwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

FRITWELL EAST STREET
SP52NW (West side)
3/32 The Limes
GV II

House. Late C17/early C18, and late C18/early C19. Limestone rubble with wooden
lintels; artificial stone-slate roofs with stone-and-brick stacks. 2-unit plan,
enlarged to 3 units. 2 storeys plus attic, and 2 storeys, 3-window front of
earlier range has renewed 16-pane sashes and a blocked central door; there is
also a small blocked first-floor window to extreme left. Steep-pitched roof has
2 gabled roof dormers and has stone-based gable stacks. The added bay to left
has contemporary 2-light casements plus the present main entrance with a heavy
plank door. The shallow-pitched roof has a brick stack to left. Right gable wall
of main range has a pair of narrow windows plus similar blocked openings above.
Rear has a tall central stair projection with a leaded casement in the gable.
Interior: Open fireplace; spiral stair rising to attics; some re-used C17
panelling; butt-purlin roof.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p135)


Listing NGR: SP5269028970

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