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Gower's Close, Sibford Gower

Description: Gower's Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244729

OS Grid Reference: SP3529137864
OS Grid Coordinates: 435291, 237864
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0381, -1.4869

Location: Main Street, Sibford Gower, Oxfordshire OX15 5RW

Locality: Sibford Gower
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 5RW

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Listing Text

(South side)
16/172 Gower's Close

House. 2 parts. Left part early to mid C18. Right part C16/C17. Later
alterations. Left part. Coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched thatched roof.
Brick end stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Approximately central
entrance has C20 thatched porch, flanked by blocked fixed-light windows with c20
pointed arched heads. First floor has a single light and two 2-light wood
mullioned and transomed windows with wood lintels. Right part. Single storey
plus attic. Ground floor has arched garage entrance on right and 3 small C20
pointed windows and a C20 window. Attic has 3 eyebrow dormers and a large
dormer. Interior: wide inglenook fireplace with chamfered bressumer and bread
oven. Chamfered spine beam. Partly original roof with principal and common
rafters and collars.

Listing NGR: SP3529137864

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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