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The Old Manor House, Bicester

Description: The Old Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 243513

OS Grid Reference: SP5821122408
OS Grid Coordinates: 458211, 222408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8972, -1.1554

Location: King's End, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX6 7HZ

Locality: Bicester
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 7HZ

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Listing Text

SP5822S (North side)
3/39 No.16 (The Old Manor House)
31/01/52 (Formerly listed as Manor


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17/early C18. Coursed squared limestone and coursed
rubble, both with wooden lintels; plain-tile roof with brick end stacks. T-plan
with subsidiary range. 2 storeys plus attic. Symmetrical 5-window front of
principal range has a deep plaster eaves cove and 4-pane C19 sashes, at ground
floor with stop-chamfered lintels; the 4-panel central door has a rectangular
overlight and a slated wooden porch with flanking settles. Roof has flanking
stacks, to left rising from a large chimney projection, and has 2 gabled roof
dormers. Rubble range extending to right is a separate built and has 3-light
casements (2 at first floor and one at ground floor) all with stop-chamfered
lintels and some lights with leaded glazing. 2-window rear wing has leaded
2-light casements, larger at first floor, and a plank door facing right. Rear of
main range is all of rubble and has no vertical joint line. Interior not
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VI, p.20).

Listing NGR: SP5820622453

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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