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Crown Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ascott-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8651 / 51°51'54"N

Longitude: -1.5648 / 1°33'53"W

OS Eastings: 430060

OS Northings: 218590

OS Grid: SP300185

Mapcode National: GBR 5SD.15M

Mapcode Global: VHBZM.TDL2

Plus Code: 9C3WVC8P+23

Entry Name: Crown Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251725

Location: Ascott-under-Wychwood, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Ascott-under-Wychwood

Built-Up Area: Ascott-under-Wychwood

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ascott-under-Wychwood

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 31 NW
4/14 No 13 (Crown Farmhouse)
Farmhouse. Mid-Cl7 remodelled mid-C19. Rubble with stone slate and imitation stone
slate roofs, the north-east wing at a steeper pitch; 2 brick chimneys to front wing.
L-plan: the north-east wing is C17, the south range was added mid-C19.
North-east wing: lobby entry from east. Two storeys, 2 windows, the ground floor
ones hollow chamfered in rebated surrounds, to left with central king mullion and
drip. Large central stack with 3 flues separated by narrow arched slits, doorway to
right. Interior: large inglenook in right-hand room; on first floor to south room a
good Tudor arch fireplace with urn stops, doorway with ovolo-moulded frame with
raised diamond stops; decorative stops also to first floor cross beams; first floor
north room has a black letter inscription on gable wall. This building is linked to
the roadside range by a short block which has a scroll bracketed open pediment porch
to principal doorway.
The south range is gabled to left-hand side (facing road) and has a long outbuilding
range to right. 1:2 windows, timber lintels to C20 2- and 3-light cross-mullion
casements at slightly irregular heights. Doorway to right with open stone pediment
on large scroll brackets, ledged door: this gives into a passage with end arch. The
right-hand (west) block has various openings to north and stone steps to granary
also to north; otherwise rather plain to road.

Listing NGR: SP3006018590

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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