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Manor House, Islip

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243326

OS Grid Reference: SP5257213966
OS Grid Coordinates: 452572, 213966
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8219, -1.2386

Location: Mill Street, Islip, Oxfordshire OX5 2SZ

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

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Listing Text

SP5213 (North side)
13/84 Manor House
- II
Farmhouse, now house. Early C18. Coursed squared limestone rubble;
Stonesfield-slate roof with rubble gable stacks. Central-stair plan. 2 storeys
plus attic. Symmetrical 5-window front has 12-pane sashes at first floor, but at
ground floor has only one window either side of the central door, both now
reduced in width and containing 4-pane horned sashes; all have flat arches. Both
gable walls have chimney projections, that to right larger and partly obscured
by a service bay, probably contemporary but raised to 2 storeys in C19. Rear
retains one old chamfered window frame and has roof dormers. Interior: dogleg
stair with winders, rising from lobby to attics; chamfered beams; large blocked
fireplaces; butt-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP5257213966

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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