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Killowen House, Bloxham

Description: Killowen House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244281

OS Grid Reference: SP4282635445
OS Grid Coordinates: 442826, 235445
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0158, -1.3774

Location: A361, Bloxham, Oxfordshire OX15 4QF

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

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Listing Text

9/176 (North Side)
Station Road Farmhouse

The address shall be amended to read: SOUTH NEWINGTON ROAD
(North Side)
Killowen House

9/176 (North side)
08/12/55 Killowen House


Farmhouse now house. c.1550. Regular coursed ironstone rubble. Ironstone quoins,
2 brick stacks to ends have stone bases. C20 tile roof, hipped to left, gabled
to right. U-plan. Hall house. Elevation to road: Single storey plus attic.
3-window range. Doorway to right has 4-centred arch, square hood mould and label
stops. Pointed arched panelled door has 3 lights. To right of door a 3-light
stone mullioned window with hood mould and label stops. To left a 3-light stone
mullioned window. Wooden lintel to cellar visible to left. Attic has a 3-light
stone outlined window flanked by 2 similar 2-light windows. All windows have
small opening casements wrought iron catches and springs and are painted white.
Rear: Covered porch between wings has re-used 2-light C13 window. Nesting boxes
in wing to left. Interior: Cruck blades visible on first floor landing; roof
noted as having smoke blackening; panelled doors have wrought iron hinges and
catches. Stop chamfered beams; stone flag floors; chamfered bressumers;
staircase has straight flight with winders; stone fireplace with 4-centred head.
Previously known as Titcombe's Farm.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.IX, p.56; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974,

Listing NGR: SP4282635445

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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