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Manor Farmhouse, Islip

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243330

OS Grid Reference: SP5286314302
OS Grid Coordinates: 452863, 214302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8248, -1.2344

Location: North Street, Islip, Oxfordshire OX5 2SJ

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

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Listing Text

SP5214 (North side)
12/88 Manor Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Early/mid C18, possibly incorporating earlier elements; extended mid
C19. Coursed squared limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate
roofs with ashlar and brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic. Right 3 bays
of 5-window front are C19 and have sashes at first floor, a central stone porch,
a canted bay window, and a French window with ornamental overlight. A storeyband
continues from the earlier section which has casements of 2 and one lights with
keyblock flat arches at both floors. The left gable stack has an ashlar base.
The left gable wall returns to a contemporary 2-window rear wing with similar
2-light windows and a doorway facing left. To rear of the C19 wing is a
pyramid-roofed turret. Interior not inspected but noted as containing some
reused early C17 panelling. Adjacent to a moated site.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.IV, p.207).

Listing NGR: SP5286314302

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Source: English Heritage

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