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Southend Farmhouse, Garsington

Description: Southend Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 246434

OS Grid Reference: SP5851201588
OS Grid Coordinates: 458512, 201588
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7100, -1.1545

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

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Listing Text

(East side)
11/46 No.109 (Southend Farmhouse)

- II

Farmhouse, now house. C16/17 and C18. Limestone rubble with dressed quoins,
and timber-framing with brick infill on a rubble plinth; concrete plain-tile
roof with brick ridge stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan. One storey plus attics.
Left of the plank door is a 2-light casement with a 3-light dormer over; to
right is a small C18 timber-framed wing, part of its roof forming a porch.
rubble walls have offsets at various levels, and on the rear wall are a
rectangular bread-oven projection and a single-row dovecote. The main roof is
half-hipped and the central stack contains 3 flues. Interior: a winder stair
rises from the lobby and there are plank: doors on the first floor. The massive
central stack is flanked by the 2 collar-trusses of the 3 bay roof, with 2 rows
of wind-braces to the right bay and one to the left. Formerly a farm of Queens
College, Oxford.
(V.C.H. 5,1957, p136).

Listing NGR: SP5851201588

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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