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Yew Tree House, Bloxham

Description: Yew Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 244219

OS Grid Reference: SP4297635623
OS Grid Coordinates: 442976, 235623
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0174, -1.3752

Location: 2 Church Street, Bloxham, Oxfordshire OX15 4ET

Locality: Bloxham
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 4ET

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Listing Text

SP4235 (East side)
9/116 Yew Tree House


Farmhouse now house. C17, remodelled in C18 and C20. Regular coursed ironstone
rubble. Ironstone quoins. C20 tile roof. 3 brick stacks to ends and off ridge
two on stone bases. 3-unit plan. Single storey plus attic. Entrance to right has
wooden lintel and panelled door. Two 3-light C20 casements to left and right of
door have stone lintels on stone flat arches. Three 2-light casements to attic
have wooden lintels. Rear: Rebuilt part to left has C20 extension. Right part
has circular staircase projection with small windows, one with a cusped
triangular head; 2 light casement to left has wrought iron catch. C20 door and
window to right and to attic. Steep roof pitch. Interior: retains original plan
of kitchen, hall and parlour; 3 rooms linked by rear passage. Two rooms to left
have stone flag floors. Central room has stop chamfered beam, chamfered
bressumer to fireplace with inglenooks, and ham curing chamber. Stone spiral
stair to cellar which has a 2-light stone mullioned window to rear. Oak spiral
stair to attic floors partially rebuilt in C20. Wide planks to first floor.

Listing NGR: SP4297635623

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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