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Thatchers, Swyncombe

Description: Thatchers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247575

OS Grid Reference: SU7078789721
OS Grid Coordinates: 470787, 189721
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6019, -0.9793

Location: Swyncombe, Oxfordshire RG9 6ER

Locality: Swyncombe
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG9 6ER

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Listing Text

5/104 Thatchers


House now two dwellings. C16, remodelled and extended to right to make 6
cottages in early C19. Two ranges: left range, originally timber-framed, of
coursed flint rubble with brick dressings, tile-hung right gable wall; right
range cruck framed, of original square timber framing to rear, refronted in C18
Flemish bond brick with flared headers. Gabled old tile roof; left ridge stack.
Original plan form unclear. 2-storey left wing has C20 lean-to porch. One storey
and attic, 4-window range to right has segmental arches over blocked door and
C19 and C20 casements. 2 gabled dormers. Early/mid C19 two-bay extension in
similar style and materials to right. Mid/late C19 casements to rear left; C20
extensions to rear right. Late C18/early C19 one-storey wing at right angles to
front left: of flint rubble with brick dressings and old tile roof. Interior:
chamfered beams. Left range has timber-framed partition wall and right side
wall. Right range has 2 raised crucks with collars and through-purlins:
shortened stack flanks passage to left.

Listing NGR: SU7078789721

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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