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Great House Close, Souldern

Description: Great House Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 243697

OS Grid Reference: SP5226231483
OS Grid Coordinates: 452262, 231483
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9794, -1.2405

Location: High Street, Souldern, Oxfordshire OX6 9JE

Locality: Souldern
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 9JE

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Listing Text

SP5231 (South side)
14/103 Great House Close
07/12/66 (Formerly listed as The


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with roof raised in C18 and C20 alterations.
Limestone ashlar. Raised stone slate roof. Stone-end stacks with renewed stone
shafts. Stone coped gable with moulded kneelers and finials. L-plan. 2 storeys
plus cellar. 3-window range. Entrance off-centre to right reached by 3 stone
steps has 4-panelled door, 4-centred arched stone doorway with moulded chamfered
jambs and hood mould and label stops. Entrance is flanked by 4-light stone
mullioned windows of ovolo section with hood moulds and label stops. First floor
has 2 similar windows and a 2-light renewed window. 2-light stone mullioned
cellar window has hood mould and label stops and mullions of ovolo section.
Interior: C18 moulded stone fireplace with square head (8'3" wide by 5'3" high).
C18 staircase with stick balusters. Said to have late C18 panelling on ground
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol VI, p302)

Listing NGR: SP5226231483

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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