Description: Tithe Barn Range to Rear of the Old Recotry
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243333
OS Grid Reference: SP5273914029
OS Grid Coordinates: 452739, 214029
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8224, -1.2362
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ISLIP THE WALK
SP5214 (East side)
12/91 Tithe barn range to rear of
The Old Rectory
Tithe barn, now hall, and coach house. Probably late C17. Coursed limestone
rubble; Stonesfield-slate roof. Single range of 6-bay barn and 2-bay coach
house. Barn front has an irregular arrangement of casements (some old with
leaded glazing) with a C20 garage door to extreme right; coach house, to right,
has further garage doors with casements and loft doors above. Interior: barn has
a butt-purlin roof with ties, collars and raking struts to each truss, partly
concealed by a boarded ceiling. The Old Rectory was built 1689-90 for Dr. Robert
South, and a late C17 engraving of it shows the barn range. Included for group
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.207).
Listing NGR: SP5273914029
Source: English Heritage
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