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Home Farmohuse, Kirtlington

Description: Home Farmohuse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243428

OS Grid Reference: SP5017820231
OS Grid Coordinates: 450178, 220231
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8784, -1.2725

Location: Heyford Road, Kirtlington, Oxfordshire OX5 3HU

Locality: Kirtlington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 3HU

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Listing Text


15/43 Home Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Probably C16 or earlier, re-modelled C17. Limestone rubble with
wooden lintels; concrete plain-tile roof with brick gable stacks. 2-unit plan. 2
storeys. 2-window front has a wide doorway, to left of centre, and has flanking
3-light casements to both floors. 2 lintels have carved chamfer stops but are
re-used. Further entrance in right gable wall. Rear has similar 3-light
casements and a 2-light wood-mullioned stair window, plus 2 blocked openings.
Interior; right bay has an early first-floor structure with 2 deep chamfered
cross beams and very heavy stop-chamfered joists: left bay has later
stop-chamfered joists of slighter scantling spanning onto a spine beam; massive
stacks at both ends with blocked fireplaces; winder stair flanking stack at
right end. Earlier floor structure retains evidence of its original flanking
bays: to right with similar chamfered joists and, to left, with heavy flat

Listing NGR: SP5017820231

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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