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Park Farmhouse, Ambrosden

Description: Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243397

OS Grid Reference: SP6034419277
OS Grid Coordinates: 460344, 219277
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8688, -1.1250

Location: Merton Road, Ambrosden, Oxfordshire OX6 0LX

Locality: Ambrosden
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 0LX

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Listing Text

(South side)

11/12 Park Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C18 and C19. Coursed squared limestone with some ashlar
dressings; old plain-tile and Welsh-slate roofs with brick stacks. Probable
central-stair plan with added range. 2 storeys plus attics and 2 storeys.
Earlier main range has a symmetrical 3-window front comprising a central 6-panel
door, with overlight, ribbed keyblock and flat panelled canopy on shaped
brackets, flanked by canted wooden bay windows with sashes, cornice and fluted
frieze; first floor has 12-pane sashes with ribbed keyblocks. Roof has flanking
stacks and 3 hipped roof dormers with small-pane casements. Lower 2-window range
is set back to left and has sashes, a slate roof and a lateral stack rising at
front. Further subsidiary range to rear of main range. Interior not inspected.
On the site of the medieval manor house.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.15).

Listing NGR: SP6034419277

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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