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Pound House, Blackthorn

Description: Pound House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243416

OS Grid Reference: SP6201919384
OS Grid Coordinates: 462019, 219384
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8696, -1.1006

Location: 4 Blackthorn Close, Blackthorn, Oxfordshire OX6 0TE

Locality: Blackthorn
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 0TE

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Listing Text

(South side)

17/31 Pound House

- II

Farmhouse, now house. 1658 formerly on datestone, altered C18, extended C20.
Coursed squared limestone and coursed rubble; concrete plain-tile roof with
rebuilt stacks. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys plus attics. 4-window front
has, to left of centre, a blocked doorway below a small 2-light window; flanking
bays have large tripartite sashes to both floors; bay to extreme right has wide
4-light windows with C19 iron casements. All windows except one have
richly-moulded stop-chamfered lintels. Roof has stacks in line with doorway, to
right gable, and has been raised at the front. Left gable wall has aligned
blocked windows to 3 floors. Gabled stair projection at rear has a large
casement with moulded stop-chamfered lintel. Single-storey rubble bay to right
of main range may be C18. C20 rear wing. Interior not inspected but noted as
containing some panelling.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.16).

Listing NGR: SP6201919384

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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