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Purlin House, Toot Baldon

Description: Purlin House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248420

OS Grid Reference: SP5654800138
OS Grid Coordinates: 456548, 200138
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6972, -1.1832

Location: Toot Baldon, Oxfordshire OX44 9NE

Locality: Toot Baldon
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9NE

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Listing Text

SP5600 (South side)
8/182 No.26 (Purlin House)

- II

House. Late Cl8/early C17, extended C17/early C18 and C20. Timber framing with
brick infill and coursed limestone rubble with timber lintels and ashlar quoins;
old plain-tile roofs with stone and brick stacks. 2-unit plan extended to L-plan
and infilled. 2 storeys plus attic and one storey plus attic. Present front has
gable end of early timber-framed range to left with irregular casement
fenestration;remainder of front is C20. Stone and brick outshut to extreme left.
Early range has a half-hipped roof with 2 tiny 2-light dormers facing left and a
tall brick ridge stack; rear gable wall has much old brick infill. Taller
2-window rubble range, behind front range has casements and 2 hipped roof
dormers. Right gable wall has a large stone chimney projection and a chamfered
stone base to the stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5654800138

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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