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Heath Farmhouse, Fritwell

Description: Heath Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244551

OS Grid Reference: SP5236229246
OS Grid Coordinates: 452362, 229246
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9592, -1.2394

Location: North Street, Fritwell, Oxfordshire OX27 7QS

Locality: Fritwell
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX27 7QS

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Listing Text

3/27 Heath Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. C17, possibly partly earlier, altered C17/C18. Limestone rubble and
marlstone rubble with wooden lintels; asbestos-slate roof with stone-and-brick
stacks. 4-unit plan with rear wing. 2 storeys. 4-window front has doorways to
right of bays one and 3, and at ground floor has casements of 3, 3 and 2 lights,
the fourth bay being obscured by a small outbuilding. The upper part of the
first floor steps back in places and has been raised in marlstone; the 3-light
casements are all C20. Steep-pitched roof has stone-based stacks to left gable
and in the centre. Rear of main range and lower rear wing have further
casements, some C18. Interior: 2 large back-to-back open fireplaces, one with
inglenooks and small cupboards; stop-chamfered beams; panelled shutters;
butt-purlin roof includes a heavy truss with curved feet to the principals which
may be a raised cruck.

Listing NGR: SP5236229246

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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