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Bridewell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in North Leigh, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8287 / 51°49'43"N

Longitude: -1.4534 / 1°27'12"W

OS Eastings: 437762

OS Northings: 214599

OS Grid: SP377145

Mapcode National: GBR 6V7.CBH

Mapcode Global: VHBZW.R9HF

Entry Name: Bridewell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252849

Location: North Leigh, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: North Leigh

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: North Leigh

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

NORTH LEIGH WILCOTE ROAD
SP31SE (West side)
9/193 Bridewell Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Datestone 1761 above door. Rendered front over limestone rubble with
ashlar quoins and dressings; gabled Welsh slate roof; brick end stacks.
Double-depth plan, with flanking outshuts. Mid Georgian style. 3 storeys;
symmetrical 3-window range. 6-panelled (2 glazed) door set in moulded wood
architrave with late C19 gabled hood. C20 windows set in eared architraves with
triple keyblocks. Flanking outshuts each have lunette and string course above
8-pane sash set in similar eared architrave. Interior: panelled doors; central
dog-leg with landing staircase has slender turned balusters. Built after
enclosure by Bridewell Hospital which owned the land.
(Information from the VCH).


Listing NGR: SP3776214599

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