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Description: Poplars Farmhouse
Date Listed: 11 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 234344
OS Grid Reference: SP4930643953
OS Grid Coordinates: 449306, 243953
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0917, -1.2817
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CHACOMBE SILVER STREET
SP4943 (North side)
10/73 No.19 (Poplars Farmhouse)
House. Datestone 1654 on central gable. Enlarged c.1700. Coursed squared
ironstone, limestone dressings, thatched roof, flanking stone and brick stacks.
3 bays, 2 storeys and attic. L-plan. Central doorway with square hood, ribbed
plank door and side-light to left. Window to right is of 2 lights with stone
mullions and square hood. Similar 4-light windows in left and right bays and
3-light stone mullioned windows with square hoods on first floor. Central gabled
half-dormer with 2-light stone mullioned window. Coped right gable end with
kneelers. Right side has stone mullioned windows of 4 lights on ground floor, 3-
and 2 lights above. Wing projecting from left probably c.1700. Coursed ironstone
rubble, one bay, 2 storeys and attic. Windows with wood lintels and wood
casements (mostly renewed). Interior: altered c.1700 when through passage entry
widened and winder stair built in new extension. Stone corner fireplace with
4-centred arch in ground floor room. Original stop-chamfered ceiling joists.
(Wood-Jones, R.B., Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region,
Manchester 1963, pp.121, 217, Plan & Elevation figs. 30 and 31).
Listing NGR: SP4930643953
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Source: English Heritage
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