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A Grade II Listed Building in Adderbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0156 / 52°0'56"N

Longitude: -1.3137 / 1°18'49"W

OS Eastings: 447196

OS Northings: 235462

OS Grid: SP471354

Mapcode National: GBR 7TF.QNX

Mapcode Global: VHCWG.5LVQ

Entry Name: Placketts

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Last Amended: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243760

Location: Adderbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX17

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Adderbury

Built-Up Area: Adderbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Adderbury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(East side)
Adderbury East
7/38 Placketts
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Laurel

House. Late C17/early C18 and c18/C19, extended C20. Coursed squared marlstone
with some wooden lintels; Welsh-slate roof with brick gable stacks. 2-unit
central-stair plan with added bay. 2 storeys plus attic. Regular 3-window front
has a small stone porch, to left of centre, with wavy bargeboards and a 6-panel
door, and has leaded cross windows in the outer bays plus a matching
single-light transomed window over the porch; ground-floor openings have stone
flat arches. Steep-pitched roof has 2 renewed gabled roof dormers with wavy
bargeboards. Lower added bay to right has a further entrance and a gable
parapet. Rear of main range has 2 further cross windows at ground floor, and has
a small C20 extension. Front wall has a stone inscribed "B/TE". Interior:
chamfered beams; large chimney breast with late C18/early C19 wooden fireplace
surround, and cupboard, and a contemporary cast-iron range.
(Country Life 1949: Vol 105, p88)

Listing NGR: SP4719635464

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