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The Green, Adderbury

Description: The Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 243848

OS Grid Reference: SP4733235636
OS Grid Coordinates: 447332, 235636
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0171, -1.3117

Location: Croft Lane, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3ND

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

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Listing Text

(West side)
Adderbury East
7/125 The Green
08/12/55 Formerly listed as House on
south east corner of Croft

House. Probably late C17, re-modelled early/mid C18 and altered and extended
early C29. Coursed squared marlstone with limestone-ashlar dressings;
Welsh-slate and Stonesfield-slate roofs with ashlar gable stacks. 2-unit plan
with long rear range, extended. 2 storeys plus attic and 2 storeys. Regular
4-window front of main range, with chamfered stone plinth and eaves cove, has
12-pane sash windows in C18 stone architraves with projecting double-stepped
keyblocks; doorway in bay 3 has a 4-panel door with matching panelled reveals
and an early-C19 stone doorcase with Tuscan columns bearing an entablature. To
right, 2 later bays with matching windows are set back slightly and have a lower
stone-slate roof. Steep-pitched Welsh-slate roof of main range has gable
parapets with projecting kneelers, each gable with a paired stack with linked
plinth and cap. Left gable contains a leaded 2-light window with square stone
mullion and moulded architrave; a matching window has been blocked by the added
bays. Long rear wing, returning from left, is probably mostly early C19 and
contains subsidiary accommodation plus garaging; it has some casements and
several segmental-arched openings. Rear noted as having a stair projection.
Interior not inspected but noted as having a late-C17 stair.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p418)

Listing NGR: SP4733235636

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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