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Sundial Farmhouse, Wroxton

Description: Sundial Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244773

OS Grid Reference: SP4136441822
OS Grid Coordinates: 441364, 241822
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0732, -1.3979

Location: Main Street, Wroxton, Oxfordshire OX15 6PT

Locality: Wroxton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6PT

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Listing Text

(North side)
Sundial Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Sundial
House (or Manor Farmhouse)
including stable with pigeon
loft over)
Farmhouse now house. C17 origins refronted in C18. Front elevation ironstone
ashlar. C20-tile roof with stone coped gables. 3 partly rebuilt stone ridge and
end stacks with brick shafts. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Entrance
to left has a fielded 6-panel door with 2 glazed panels and a C20 opening with
keyblock head. 2 similar windows to right. 3 similar first floor windows. Flat
band above first floor. Shallow stone parapet. Rear has gabled 2-storey
staircase turret. Interior: inglenook fireplace with stop-chamfered bressumer.
Present kitchen has stone fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Stop-chamfered and
chamfered beams. Closed-well staircase. 2-panelled C19 doors, C17 and C18
panelled doors with mouldings and blacksmith-made wrought-iron fasteners and
hinges. Stone flags. Cellar has a 2-light flat-splay stone mullioned window with
iron bars, chamfered beam and stone flag floor with drainage channel.
Through-purlin roof construction.

Listing NGR: SP4136441822

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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