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Latitude: 51.9475 / 51°56'50"N
Longitude: -1.2458 / 1°14'44"W
OS Eastings: 451937
OS Northings: 227934
OS Grid: SP519279
Mapcode National: GBR 8WM.XHZ
Mapcode Global: VHCWW.C98W
Plus Code: 9C3WWQW3+XM
Entry Name: Troy Farmhouse
Listing Date: 26 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225639
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422083
Location: Somerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25
Civil Parish: Somerton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Somerton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SOMERTON ARDLEY ROAD
SP52NW (North side)
3/77 Troy Farmhouse
Large farmhouse. Early C18, altered and extended C19. Coursed squared limestone
with wooden lintels: brick; Welsh-slate roofs with brick stacks. L-plan. 2
storeys plus attic. Right bay of 5-window front is of narrower rubble and may be
of earlier origin. All bays have 3-light casements to both floors except bay 3
which has a 2-liqht window above a glazed door; there is also a small window to
right of bay 4. Roof has 5 gabled roof dormers with C19 bargeboards, and has 4
stacks with paired shafts. Lower wing returns on right with further casements.
All openings an both ranges have chamfered lintels. Rear of main range is partly
obscured by a C19 brick wing. Interior not inspected. Recorded on the site from
C16 and probably on the site of a C15 manor house. Has an ancient turf maze in
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol VI, p291; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p768)
Listing NGR: SP5193727934
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