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Court Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7742 / 51°46'27"N

Longitude: -1.2359 / 1°14'9"W

OS Eastings: 452814

OS Northings: 208665

OS Grid: SP528086

Mapcode National: GBR 8YS.LCS

Mapcode Global: VHCXN.JNGS

Plus Code: 9C3WQQF7+MJ

Entry Name: Court Place

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246668

Location: Old Marston, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Old Marston

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Marston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

MARSTON OXFORD ROAD
SP50NW (East side)
Old Marston
4/148 No.33 (Court Place)

- II


Farmhouse, now house. Possibly early C16, enlarged late C17/early C18 and
remodelled c,1880. Coursed squared limestone rubble and uncoursed rubble;
plain-tile roof with brick stacks, T-plan, extended. 2 storeys. Entrance is in
angle, and earliest range, to right, projects to front and rear. Remains of a
moulded plinth and string on front gable wall. Front windows in both ranges have
late-Cl9 stone mullions and, at ground floor, transoms and relieving arches.
Return wall of early range has casements (including one with C17/early C18
three-light frame) and a small sash. Late C19 range, inserted to rear of
entrance wing, has stone-mullioned windows. Interior: Coffered ceiling with
elaborately-moulded oak cornices and V-shaped beams, all with run-out stops,
probably early C16; early C18 dogleg stair with heavy turned balusters. Farm
owned by Brasenose College, Oxford, since c,1500. Manorial court was held in the
house.


Listing NGR: SP5281408665

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