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Alan Court, Old Marston

Description: Alan Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246660

OS Grid Reference: SP5262908904
OS Grid Coordinates: 452629, 208904
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7763, -1.2386

Location: Mill Lane, Old Marston, Oxfordshire OX3 0PY

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

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Listing Text

SP50NW (East side)
Old Marston
4/140 No. 13 (Alan Court)


Farmhouse, now house. Probably early/mid C17, extended C18/C19 and remodelled
early C20. Limestone rubble, partly squared and coursed; artificial stone-slate
roof with stone stacks. Probably 4-unit plan. 2 storeys. 4-window front has C20
stone-mullioned windows at ground floor, with a mullioned bay window to extreme
left, but retains 3 leaded 3-light oak casements at first floor with (probably
C20) gabled half-dormer above the bay, To right is an attached barn/outbuilding
now with an arched vehicular entrance with wrought-iron gates. Left gable wall
has bands of squared rubble and returns to later rear wing, Rear is largely a
C20 timber-framed extension. Interior; Chamfered and stopped beams and joists;
open fireplace with chamfered and stopped cambered bressumer; restored
Tudor-arched bedroom fireplaces butt-purlin roof with through tenons. Formerly
the home farm for the Manor House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP5262908904

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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