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The Old Wharf and Attached Walls and Gates, Warborough

Description: The Old Wharf and Attached Walls and Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248233

OS Grid Reference: SU5942992527
OS Grid Coordinates: 459429, 192527
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6284, -1.1428

Location: Wharf Road, Warborough, Oxfordshire OX10 7EW

Locality: Warborough
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7EW

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Listing Text

SU5992 (East side)
11/202 No.35 (The Old Wharf) and
attached walls and gates


House. Early C18; part probably late C17. Coursed clunch rubble with brick
dressings; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks. 2-unit double-depth range with
cross wings. 2 storeys plus attics. Main range and projecting wing, to right,
have brick quoins, and some ground-floor windows have segmental arches with blue
headers; entrances in gable wall of wing and to extreme left of main range. Both
cross wings have rendered front gables. Left cross wing is probably late C17 and
has a stepped brick plinth; brick-quoined windows are mostly altered and now
have rendered surrounds. Rear part of wing is slightly later and has brick
quoins and timber-framed rear gable with brick infill. Central range has a brick
inscribed "RC 1726", and there is a Sun Insurance plaque. Ridge stacks on main
range are in line with entrance and towards right end. Interiors: large
back-to-back open fireplaces with chamfered bressumers and adjoining entrance
lobby. Rubble and brick wall returns from left wing along road and includes
brick piers with ball finials and wrought-iron double gates.

Listing NGR: SU5942992527

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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