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Payne's Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9299 / 51°55'47"N

Longitude: -1.3087 / 1°18'31"W

OS Eastings: 447627

OS Northings: 225934

OS Grid: SP476259

Mapcode National: GBR 7VD.ZYG

Mapcode Global: VHCWV.8RHD

Entry Name: Payne's Hill House

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422967

Location: Steeple Aston, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Steeple Aston

Built-Up Area: Steeple Aston

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steeple Aston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

STEEPLE ASTON PAINES HILL
SP4725 (West side)
9/126 Payne's Hill House
08/12/55 (formerly listed as Payne's
Hill House, Paine Street)
GV II

Substantial house. Partly C18, re-erected c.1806 far Dr. Thomas Perry, and C19.
Limestone ashlar; coursed marlstone rubble with limestone-ashlar dressings;
Welsh-slate roofs with ashlar and brick stacks. 2-unit plan with subsidiary
wings. 3 storeys plus attic and 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-window ashlar front of
main range has plinth, storey bands, sill bands, cornice and parapet, all
breaking around 3-storey canted bay windows, each storey with three 8-pane
sashes; central doorway, with 6-panel door and matching panelled, reveals, has a
C20 stone doorcase. Gables have parapets to the steep-pitched roof, and carry
ashlar stacks. 2-storey C19 marlstone range, to right, has casements and a
secondary doorway. Additions to rear are of at least 3 builds. Interior not
inspected. The front is reputed to have been part of Middle Aston House,
demolished in 1806.
(VCHI Oxfordshire. Vol XI, p24)


Listing NGR: SP4762725934

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