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Merton Grounds Farmhouse, Merton

Description: Merton Grounds Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243347

OS Grid Reference: SP5793619090
OS Grid Coordinates: 457936, 219090
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8674, -1.1600

Location: Langford Lane, Merton, Oxfordshire OX6 0NS

Locality: Merton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 0NS

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Listing Text

3/105 Merton Grounds Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Mid/late C18. Limestone rubble with some ashlar dressings; concrete
pantile roof with brick gable stack. 3-unit plan with outshuts. 3 storeys and
one storey plus attic. Symmetrical 4-window front breaks forward in the taller
2-bay central section and has ashlar storey bands, the lower extending across
the outer bays. All windows have renewed cross casements. The main roof is
hipped to front, with a large rebuilt stack on the rear gable, and continues as
a catslide over the outer bays and the rear outshut, returning to front only
above the first floor windows of the outer bays. The brick dentil eaves course
survives to sides and rear but has been altered on the front. Interior not
(V.C.H.: 0xfordshire, Vol.V, p.222 (wrong description).

Listing NGR: SP5793619090

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Source: English Heritage

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