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Marston Hill Farmhouse, Marston St Lawrence

Description: Marston Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234406

OS Grid Reference: SP5405243442
OS Grid Coordinates: 454052, 243442
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0867, -1.2125

Location: Marston St Lawrence, Northamptonshire OX17 2HF

Locality: Marston St Lawrence
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2HF

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Listing Text

7/135 Marston Hill Farmhouse

- II

House. Early C18 refronted 1778 (Datestone above main entrance). Coursed limestone rubble, slate roof, brick and stone stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys, attic
and cellar, 3 bays. Entrance in second bay from right has stone lintel and 6-panel door with overlight. 3-light window to right with stone lintel and C20 wood mullions and transoms. All windows have leaded panes. Coped gable ends with kneelers. Entrance to cellar with barrel ramp in left bay at rear. Wing to right
at rear lower than main block and separately roofed. 2 storeys, 2 bays with C20
windows. Interior: Remodelled C20, floors removed and new staircase inserted.
Original open fireplace and bread oven remains. Said to have been a sheep
drovers' inn on route to Banbury market.

Listing NGR: SP5405243442

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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