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Moor Mill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Faringdon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6142 / 51°36'51"N

Longitude: -1.5569 / 1°33'24"W

OS Eastings: 430774

OS Northings: 190687

OS Grid: SU307906

Mapcode National: GBR 5W9.P6F

Mapcode Global: VHC0S.YPSF

Plus Code: 9C3WJC7V+M6

Entry Name: Moor Mill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250800

Location: Uffington, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN7

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Uffington

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Uffington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

2/150 Moor Mill Farmhouse.


Farmhouse. C17, modified early C18: datestone top left gable L/IM/1700. Random
sarsen rubble with chalk ashlar bands and blocks to front of side wings: centre
is late C18. Flemish bond brick and squared and coursed chalk to rear. Thatched
roof, brick: stacks. 3-unit lobby entry plan with early C18 outshot to rear
right. 1 1/2-storey, 3-window range. Late C20 gabled porch incorporates late
C18 flat hood with carved brackets over 4-panelled door removed from original
position in front wall. Late C19 two, 3 and 4-light casements with flat chalk
arches of voussoirs to left, timber lintels and segmental brick arches to
centre, timber lintels and segmental chalk arch with dropped key to right. The
sarsen walling is confined to squares and rectangles within the courses of
chalk ashlar and the top right gable has sarsen infill to 2 diamond-shaped cut-
chalk panels. Gabled and half-hipped roof; ridge stacks. Interior; chamfered
and stopped beams; wood bressumers over original open fireplaces to centre left
and right; Chalk fireplace with chamfered surround to first floor left; late
C18 four-panelled doors, early C18 ribbed doors, late C17/early C18 6- panelled
double doors to first floor right; queen-strut roof with butt purlins over
central range. To rear left is one bay late C18/early C19 kitchen extension, of
Flemish bond brick with brick lateral stack and projecting bread oven.
Timber-framed partitions and exposed timbers in the left wing survive from an
earlier C17 phase of the house.

Listing NGR: SU3077490687

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

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