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Barnard's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5935 / 51°35'36"N

Longitude: -1.4125 / 1°24'45"W

OS Eastings: 440792

OS Northings: 188453

OS Grid: SU407884

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y6.3P3

Mapcode Global: VHC12.G6MS

Plus Code: 9C3WHHVP+9X

Entry Name: Barnard's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 April 1950

Last Amended: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251152

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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SU48NW (North side)
3/57 Barnard's Farmhouse
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.51
(Barnard's Farm)


Farmhouse, now house. c.1770-80. Front of glazed header bond brick with red
brick quoins and dressings; stone slate roof, C20 valley tiles; brick stacks.
Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Broken pediment over 6-panelled
door with decorative fanlight. Gauged brick flat arches over 8-pane sashes, with
shutter hinges on ground floor. Wood dentilled cornice. Half-hipped M-shaped
roof; end and internal stacks. Side walls with "oeuil-de-boeuf" openings have
brick dentilled parapets carried across at ridge height. Mid C19 four-light
casement to rear left. Attached to rear left is mid C18 two x 3-bay, one storey
and attic block remodelled in late C19, of Flemish bond brick with flared
headers, with brick dentilled eaves and hipped old tile roof. Interior: Late C19
four-panelled doors. Front left room has keyed round-headed cupboards with
fluted pilasters. Rear left room has panelled dado and moulded stone mantleshelf
over open fireplace. Stone flag floor to central through-passage. C18
two-panelled door to cellar. Late C1B straight-flight staircase. First-floor
front right room has late C18 surround to iron grate with neo-classical motifs,
Attic has 8-panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SU4079288453

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