History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Old Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Harpsden, Oxfordshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.518 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.946 / 0°56'45"W

OS Eastings: 473226

OS Northings: 180419

OS Grid: SU732804

Mapcode National: GBR C4X.TXD

Mapcode Global: VHDWM.K37N

Plus Code: 9C3XG393+5H

Entry Name: Old Place

Listing Date: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247206

Location: Harpsden, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Harpsden

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harpsden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in
Henley on Thames


SU 78 SW
6/190 Old Place
- II
House. Probably mid C16, extended early C17 and late C17/early C18 and with large
C20 additions. Timber-framed with brick plinth and whitewashed brick hogging and
plain-tile roof with brick ridge stacks. Originally single range, then L-plan now
courtyard plan with very small centre. Single storey and attic and two storeys.
6-window range of casements with leaded lights. Central mid C16 range has timber-
framed porch and door within.2-light casement to left and similar and single-light
casement to right. A 3-light and a 2-light dormer over. Early C17 cross-wing to
left has large wood mullioned and transomed corner window to left and 2-light
casement over. Large C20 extension to right and to rear is not of special
architectural interest. Left front to garden has central timber-framed porch and
plank door within. 2-light wood mullioned and transomed window to left and the
corner window to right. Three 2-light casements over.Late C17 cross-wing to left
has large wood mullioned and transomed window (centre probably C20) with similar
2-light over and attic casement. Further casements on left end of cross-wing and
the C20 extension to rear. Interior has ceiling beams, one moulded, and dog-leg
staircase. Some original roof timbers including double queen-post truss. Formerly
known as Bottom House Farm.
(Information supplied by Henley on Thames Archaeological and Historical Group).

Listing NGR: SU7322680419

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.