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The Old House, Adderbury

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243827

OS Grid Reference: SP4669235281
OS Grid Coordinates: 446692, 235281
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0140, -1.3211

Location: Tanners Lane, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3ER

Locality: Adderbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3ER

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Listing Text

(North side)
Adderbury West
6/104 The Old House

House. Mid C17, altered probably C18. Coursed squared marlstone with some ashlar
dressings and some wooden lintels; Welsh-slate roof with brick gable stacks.
3-unit plan with rear wing. 2 storeys plus attic and 2 storeys. 2 bays to left
of 3-window front are higher, possibly raised in C18, and have stone-mullioned
ground-floor windows of 4 and 3 lights, both with labels, flanking a later
doorway and a small C20 ashlar oculus; the left window was originally at a
slightly higher level above two 2-light stone-mullioned cellar windows, but
these have now been blocked and the sill of the window above lowered. First
floor and lower bay to right have C20 casements. To extreme right of higher
section is a small inglenook window. Rear retains a small 2-light wood-mullioned
window. Rear wing returns from left. Interior: large inglenook fireplace with
cambered bressumer and C17 panelled salt cupboard; altered large open fireplace
with stop-chamfered bressumer and bread oven; stop-chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: SP4669235281

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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