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Manor Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Rollright, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9679 / 51°58'4"N

Longitude: -1.5734 / 1°34'24"W

OS Eastings: 429405

OS Northings: 230023

OS Grid: SP294300

Mapcode National: GBR 5R0.R00

Mapcode Global: VHBZ1.PS2R

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 27 August 1957

Last Amended: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434036

Location: Rollright, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Rollright

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Little Compton, Chastleton, Cornwell, Little Rollright and Salford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

ROLLRIGHT LITTLE ROLLRIGHT
SP23SE
1/138 Manor Farmhouse and attached
27/08/57 outbuilding
(Formerly listed as Manor
Farmhouse)

GV II

Farmhouse, probably a manor house. 1633 (or 1655?) on datestone; extended C18
and mid C19. Coursed limestone rubble with some ashlar dressings and some wooden
lintels; Stonesfield-slate and concrete plain-tile roofs with ashlar stacks. L
plan, infilled. 2 storeys plus attic. 3-window front is probably mostly C17, but
has large 3-light C19 casements in the outer bays, except for a canted bay
window to right of the central doorway; above the door is an early-C19
round-headed window with margin lights. 2 ridge stacks with plinths and moulded
caps are aligned either side of the entrance. Left gable wall has two 3-light
leaded casements set below the labels of their stone-mullioned predecessors, and
in the gable has a 2-light casement below the datestone. Contemporary rear wing,
returning from it, has further leaded casements and may have been extended in
C18; it has a further ridge stack plus a bellcote. C19 infill range has sashes,
taller at ground floor, and in the gable wall has a tripartite sash above a
large canted bay window with a stone cornice. A short single-storey range
extending to left of the earlier wing, with a rounded oven projection to rear,
links to a stable and coach- house range which has a leaded 3-light
ovolo-moulded wood-mullion window in the gable wall, and also incorporates a
small blocked 2-light C13 window; the coach house door has a brick depressed
arch and the rear wall has a single-row dovecote below the eaves. Interior not
inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p690) _


Listing NGR: SP2940530023

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