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Halford House, Old Marston

Description: Halford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246651

OS Grid Reference: SP5287808426
OS Grid Coordinates: 452878, 208426
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7720, -1.2350

Location: Boults Lane, Old Marston, Oxfordshire OX3 0PW

Locality: Old Marston
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX3 0PW

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Listing Text

SP50NW (South side)
Old Marston
4/131 No.8 (Halford House)

- II

Farmhouse, now house. Mid/late C17. Limestone rubble,partly rendered,and timber
lintels; concrete plain-tile roof and brick gable stacks. 2-unit plan with stair
tower. 2 storeys plus attics. 2-window front, to garden, has door to right of
centre with 2-light casements at ground and first floors, some reduced in width.
C19 brick gable outshut to right. Gable walls contain attic casements and other
blocked windows. Central gabled stair tower at rear contains present entrance.
Interior: Timber-framed cross partition with elaborately-moulded jowled posts;
timber framed partition to tower with paired chamfered door frames at all
floors; chamfered and stopped beams. Walls and tower show signs of having been
raised from 2 storeys, probably in early C18.

Listing NGR: SP5287808426

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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