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Description: Litchborough Farmhouse and Attached Wall
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234741
OS Grid Reference: SP6328254312
OS Grid Coordinates: 463282, 254312
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1834, -1.0758
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LITCHBOROUGH BANBURY ROAD
SP65SW (North side)
6/111 Litchborough Farmhouse and
Farmhouse. Dated 1741 with early C19 additions and alterations. Coursed squared
ironstone, C20 plain-tile roof, stone end stack to left, brick stack to right on
stone base. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 2-windows range. Central blocked
door. 16-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floors with wood lintels. Plinth,
two small square cellar windows to left of centre with stone lintels, quoins and
stone-coped gables with kneelers. Datestone in left gable end inscribed
P/IC/1741. Lower 2-storey wing to right, with re-set 3-light blocked
ogee-moulded stone mullion window with hood mould to 1st floor, gable end.
Single-storey early C19 addition to rear housing staircase with 6-panel door
with overlight and segmental-arched head and large pointed-arched window
lighting staircase. Attached wall, to left, of coursed squared ironstone,
probably mid C18, with plank door to garden in chamfered wood surround and with
wood lintel. Wall has stone coping and is swept up either end. Interior: spine
beams, boxed to ground floor, with ogee stops upstairs, Stained and painted
glass to Staircase window. Stone cellar and collar-truss roof.
Listing NGR: SP6328254312
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Source: English Heritage
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