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Willaston Farmhouse, Hethe

Description: Willaston Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243630

OS Grid Reference: SP6029229772
OS Grid Coordinates: 460292, 229772
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9632, -1.1239

Location: Hethe, Oxfordshire OX6 9EE

Locality: Hethe
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 9EE

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Listing Text

18/37 Willaston Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C18 with C19 and early C20 additions. Late C20 repairs. C19 main
front. Squared coursed limestone. Hipped slate roof. Brick ridge stacks.
Irregular L-plan. C19 part. 2 storeys. 5-window range. Central pedimented bay.
Central entrance with panelled/glazed door. C19 porch. 2 sash windows to ground
floor, 3 to first floor, all with glazing bars. Lower C18 range to rear.
Squared, coursed limestone, slate roof and brick stacks. 2 storeys. 6-window
range. Two entrances have panelled doors, one with a hood, the other with an
arched brick head. Ground floor has 5 casement windows and a sash window with
glazing bars. First floor has six casement windows. Mostly wood lintels, lead
cames and wrought-iron casement fasteners. C19 double-depth extension to rear of
C18 part has hipped M-shaped roofs. Early C20 extension to C19 main part in C19
style. Interior of C18 part has stone flag floors, chamfered beams, C18
staircase, window seats, shutters and 4-panelled doors with H/L hinges.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol VI, p174)

Listing NGR: SP6029229772

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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