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Library Farmhouse, Garsington

Description: Library Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 246422

OS Grid Reference: SP5800102344
OS Grid Coordinates: 458001, 202344
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7168, -1.1618

Location: Oxford Road, Garsington, Oxfordshire OX44 9DA

Locality: Garsington
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9DA

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Listing Text

SP 5802 (West side)
7/34,8/34 Library Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C16, possibly earlier, and early C18. Limestone rubble: uncoursed
and squared and coursed with timber lintels; old plain-tile roof with brick
ridge-stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. One storey plus attics. 3-window front
with plank door flanked by 3-light casements and to extreme right a C17 oval
stone opening in a rectangular moulded surround with an iron stanchion and
hooks for shutter hinges. 3 gabled 2-light dormers over. Lower roof over the
earlier part of uncoursed rubble, right of the door and stack. Left gable wall
has a plinth with a moulded brick weathering, returning to the rear wall, and a
gable parapet. Rear wing rebuilt circa 1930. Interior: Earlier section has a
central exposed cruck-frame. One of two cruck structures known in the village.

Listing NGR: SP5800102344

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Source: English Heritage

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