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Description: The Ridge House
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243987
OS Grid Reference: SP4573228404
OS Grid Coordinates: 445732, 228404
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9523, -1.3360
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SP4528 DUNS TEW
9/260 The Ridge House
House. Early/mid C17. Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels; thatch roof
with brick stacks. 3-unit plan in 2 builds plus outbuilding ranges. 2 storeys
plus attic and one storey plus attic. Right half of main range is taller and has
two 3-light casements at first floor, a similar window below, plus another which
was formerly an entrance; right bay has a mutilated stone-mullioned cellar
window with moulded label. Left half of front has two 3-light casements plus the
entrance at ground floor, and has a 3-light dormer in bay one. Steep-pitched
roof has a small inset dormer in bay 3 and has stacks to right of bays one and
4. A lower range to right was formerly a 3-bay outbuilding but is now part of
the house; a further single-storey range returns to rear from left end of main
range. Interior: stop-chamfered joists and spine beams; open fireplace with
chamfered bressumer; chamber fireplace with cambered stop-chamfered bressumer;
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p211)
Listing NGR: SP4573228404
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Source: English Heritage
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