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The Homestead, Wroxton

Description: The Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244779

OS Grid Reference: SP4122941778
OS Grid Coordinates: 441229, 241778
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0728, -1.3999

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)
10/222 The Homestead
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as House
approx. 130yds W of the
2 cottages now house. Late C17/early C18 with C19 alterations. Coursed ironstone
rubble. C20-tile roof. Brick ridge and end stacks are on a stone base. 3-unit
plan with further unit on right originally of single storey now with C19 upper
storey. 3-window range to earliest part, one-window on right. Entrance to right
has panelled/glazed door and moulded wood frame. C20 rustic porch. A blocked
entrance with wood lintel and 2-light, 3-light and 4-light windows, the latter 2
with iron bars, metal casements in wood frames and wrought-iron casement
fasteners. Painted wood lintels. First floor has two 3-light wood casements and
a 3-light metal casement in wood frame with lead cames. Wood lintels. Right part
has a 3-light C19 metal casement on ground floor and a late C19/early C20 window
above, both with wood lintels. Tie-bar on front elevation to left. Interior has
stop-chamfered beams, inglenook fireplace with bressumer, plank doors with strap
hinges and 2-storey staircase projection now disused. Later staircase on rear
elevation to right. Stud partition to former pantry.

Listing NGR: SP4122941778

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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