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Williamscot House, School House Approximately 200 Metres North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Wardington, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1083 / 52°6'29"N

Longitude: -1.3042 / 1°18'15"W

OS Eastings: 447750

OS Northings: 245779

OS Grid: SP477457

Mapcode National: GBR 7S9.T93

Mapcode Global: VHCW2.B8WM

Entry Name: Williamscot House, School House Approximately 200 Metres North West

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402611

Location: Wardington, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX17

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Wardington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cropredy

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WARDINGTON CROPREDY ROAD
SP4645 (West side)
Williamscot
18/160 Williamscot House, School House approx. 200m NW
08/12/55 House approx. 200m NW
(Formerly listed as Calcott
School)

GV II

School house and school room now house. c.1574. C20 alterations and additions.
Built and endowed for 40 boys by Walter Calcott. Coursed ironstone rubble.
Steeply pitched slate roof. Stone-coped gables. Stone/brick end stack. 2
storeys. 3-window range. Twin entrances and to left reached via stone steps have
4-centred arched stone heads and chamfered jambs. Hood mould with label stops
over both entrances. 2 plank doors with strap hinges. 3-light stone mullioned
window to left of door. Hood mould and label stop. First floor has a 3-light
stone mullioned window to cottage and two 4-light stone muilioned window to
school room. Hood moulds and label stops. Bootscraper to right of doors. Stone
plinth. Ironstone quoins. Calcott coat of Arms over door. Interior converted to
dwelling c.1970. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p825; Warton, Thomas History of
Kiddington, 1815, p43)


Listing NGR: SP4775045779

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