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The Smithy, Aston Upthorpe

Description: The Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 247932

OS Grid Reference: SU5534686189
OS Grid Coordinates: 455346, 186189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5719, -1.2028

Location: 8 Thorpe Street, Aston Upthorpe, Oxfordshire OX11 9EQ

Locality: Aston Upthorpe
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9EQ

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Listing Text

SU5586 (East side)
7/48 The Smithy

House, now 2 houses. C17 with C20 alterations. Large timber framing with arch
braces; rendered infill; old plain-tile roof; brick ridge stack to right of
centre with diagonally set tapering flues. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range.
Part-glazed plank door to porch to left of centre with gabled plain-tile roof.
Glazed plank door to porch to right with gabled plain-tile roof. Angled bay with
hipped plain-tile roof to left, and centre. Single-light casement to right of
centre. 3-light wood casements to first floor, except 4-light casement to right.
Raking dormer to left. Extensive beaming to interior, rebuilt open fireplace to
ground floor centre. Queen-post roof. 2-storey, single-window extension to
right. Timber framing with rendered infill; plain-tile, half-hipped roof. Square
bay window with lean-to roof to ground floor. 2-light wood casement to first

Listing NGR: SU5534686189

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Source: English Heritage

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