Description: Wretchwick Farmhouse
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243386
OS Grid Reference: SP5982320650
OS Grid Coordinates: 459823, 220650
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8812, -1.1323
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SP52SE AMBROSDEN A41
6/1 Wretchwick Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C18 and late C18/early C19. Limestone rubble with brick
dressings and some wooden lintels; old plain-tile roof with brick gable stacks.
L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic. 5-window front, originally symmetrical, has a
brick storey band and retains brick jambs to the 6-pane sashes at first floor,
except the window to extreme right which has a wider tripartite sash; at ground
floor is evidence for 4 windows, originally with brick flat arches, but there
are now 2 large tripartite sashes with wooden lintels, flanking the central C20
porch. Roof has 3 gabled roof dormers with leaded casements. Outshut against
right gable wall has a round window. Later rear wing returns from left end and
is in similar style. Interior not inspected.
(V.C H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.20).
Listing NGR: SP5982320650
Source: English Heritage
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