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Springfield House, Middleton Cheney

Description: Springfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234447

OS Grid Reference: SP4972142114
OS Grid Coordinates: 449721, 242114
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0752, -1.2759

Location: 18 Church Lane, Middleton Cheney OX17 2NT

Locality: Middleton Cheney
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2NT

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Listing Text

SP4942 (South side)
11/176 Springfield House


House, C17. Squared coursed ironstone and limestone, artificial stone slate
roof, brick stacks. 2 storeys and attic. 3 bays. C20 gabled porch to left of
centre has entrance with 4-centre stone arch. 4-light stone mullioned windows
with square hoods in left and right bays. Small 2-light window with stone
mullion and square hood to right of entrance. 3-light stone mullioned windows
with square hoods in left and right bays on first floor. Similar 2-light window
to right of centre. Stone coped gable ends with kneelers. Right side has stone
mullioned windows with square hoods of 4 lights on ground floor, 3 lights on
first floor and 2 lights in attic. Extension to left, C18: similar materials;
one bay , 2 storeys and attic; wood casement windows with wood lintels.
Interior: Open fireplace with bread oven, original newel stair to right of
entrance. Stop chamfered beams. Said to be mentioned in a marriage settlement
dated 1666 (information from the owner Mr. M. Stone)
(R.B. Wood-Jones, Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region 1963,
p.89. Plan).

Listing NGR: SP4972142114

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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