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Greystones, Islip

Description: Greystones

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243310

OS Grid Reference: SP5273314093
OS Grid Coordinates: 452733, 214093
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8230, -1.2363

Location: Middle Street, Islip, Oxfordshire OX5 2SN

Locality: Islip
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 2SN

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Listing Text


1712/12/72 CHURCH LANE

(Formerly listed as:
(Formerly listed as:


House, late C17/early C18.

MATERIALS: Limestone rubble with wooden lintels, Stonesfield-slate roof with rubble and brick stacks.

PLAN: 3-unit gable-fronted plan with 2 storeys plus attic.

EXTERIOR: Front has aligned casements of 3, 2 and 2 lights, smaller flanking windows at ground and first floor, probably inserted, plus a doorway to left. In the gable is a large sundial dated 1776. Left side wall has further casements and some chamfered lintels. Roof has a C20 dormer, a large brick ridge stack on a rubble base, plus a second stack to rear.

INTERIOR: Not inspected.

Greystones is designated at Grade II for the following principal reason:
* Early fabric: a surviving vernacular house of the late C17 or early C18.

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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