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Crown Yard, Wroxton

Description: Crown Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244784

OS Grid Reference: SP4132441772
OS Grid Coordinates: 441324, 241772
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0728, -1.3985

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

(South side)
10/227 Crown Yard
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Cottage
approx. 35yds SW of the
House and attached cottage now one building. Left part. Early C18. Coursed
squared ironstone with C20-wood shingle roof. Brick ridge stack. 2-unit plan. 2
storeys. 4-window range. Entrance to left reached via stone steps. Plank door,
moulded wood frame and wood lintel. Two 3-light wood casement windows to right
with wrought-iron casement fasteners and wood lintels. Four C20 attic windows,
under swept roof line. Rear has a 2-storey staircase projection. Right part.
Late C17. Coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched wood shingle roof. Brick end
stack. Single-unit plan. 2 storeys plus cellar. Entrance to rear. Elevation to
street has a flat-splay 3-light stone mullioned window. Ground and first floors
each have 3-light metal casement windows in wood frames. Lead cames, crown glass
and wrought-iron casement fasteners. Interior not inspected. Marked on O.S. map
as The Quillet and The Steps.

Listing NGR: SP4132441772

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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