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Bank House and Bank Croft

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

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Latitude: 51.8595 / 51°51'34"N

Longitude: -1.5976 / 1°35'51"W

OS Eastings: 427810

OS Northings: 217952

OS Grid: SP278179

Mapcode National: GBR 5SB.BXG

Mapcode Global: VHBZM.8J8D

Plus Code: 9C3WVC52+QX

Entry Name: Bank House and Bank Croft

Listing Date: 19 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251786

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

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Shipton-under-Wychwood

Built-Up Area: Shipton under Wychwood

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shipton-under-Wychwood

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 2617-2717
(west side)
Bank House and
- Bank Croft
House. Circa 1700, remodelling of earlier house, see vestiges of earlier gable line
to east. Coursed rubble with freestone quoins and timber lintels, Cotswold stone
roof, ashlar gable end chimney to left, gabled chimney to rear. Through passage
plan with stair-turret to rear; Bank Croft forms an L-plan wing. Two storeys and
gable-lit attic. Main, south front has 4 windows on first floor, casements of
irregular sizes with glazing bars, some wooden cross mullion type. Doorway in
second bay from left, chamfered wooden surround, half-glazed door. Typical early
C18 rear door and a 3-light mullion window.
Interior: east room retains a possibly C16 or early C17 fireplace with a heavy
lintel; above on first floor is a Tudor arch fireplace. East ground floor room has
chamfered beams and joists. The west ground floor room has a pair of cupboards with
splat-balluster vents. Plain roof of local type (tie beam and collar, 2 rows of
butt purlins). Bank Croft (shewn on OS Map as Bank) is a lower 2-storey wing with
2:2 windows chamfered wooden lintels and a mid C19 angled bay and door under one
pentice; concrete tile roof, plain ledged door to right. Bank Lodge, a gabled mid
C19 break to right is not included. [Shewn on OS Map as Bank Croft.]

Listing NGR: SP2781017952

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

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