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Featherton House, Deddington

Description: Featherton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243875

OS Grid Reference: SP4682031582
OS Grid Coordinates: 446820, 231582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9807, -1.3197

Location: 1 Chapel Square, Deddington, Oxfordshire OX15 0SG

Locality: Deddington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 0SG

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Listing Text

(South side)
8/151 Featherton House

Substantial house. Mid C17; restored, extended and partly re-modelled C19 for
H.R. Franklin. Coursed squared marlstone with ashlar dressings;
Stonesfield-slate roofs with ashlar stacks. L plan. 2 storeys plus attic.
2-window front, with chamfered plinth, has the gable end of the main range to
right with aligned stone-mullioned windows of 4, 3 and 2 lights, all with
labels; to left are 4-light windows to both floors, and in the centre a
Tudor-arched moulded stone doorway with recessed spandrels and label. Right
return front is a 4-window range with large C19 stone-mullioned windows in
limestone ashlar; a C19 projection in bay has a cartouche of arms set below
its gable window. Principal windows in both fronts have C19 sashes to each
light. A lower C19 bay extending from the end of the longer range has a
Tudor-arched carriage entry. There is a further subsidiary range to left of the
front range. All gables have parapets with projecting moulded kneelers. Stacks
have limestone shafts with moulded caps on marlstone plinths. Interior not
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p87)

Listing NGR: SP4682031582

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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