If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Culham House
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248818
OS Grid Reference: SU5041495191
OS Grid Coordinates: 450414, 195191
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6533, -1.2727
Explore more of the area around Culham, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.
CULHAM HIGH STREET
SU5095 (North side)
10/33 Culham House
Rectory, now house. Mid C18, probably built and designed by John Phillips,
extended late C18, C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick with flared headers in
Flemish bond to plinth. Grey brick with red brick dressings to 5 bays to centre
and left; red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond to right 2 bays. Old
plain-tile hipped roof. 3-storey; 7-window range. 6-panel door with painted wood
Gibbs surround with triangular pediment. 12-pane unhorned sashes to ground and
first floors. Moulded brick band between first and second floors. 6-pane
unhorned sashes to second floor. Angled bays to left and right returns. Rear:
3-storey, 7-window range. Red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond. Sash
door to centre with flat hood. 12-pane unhorned sashes to ground and first
floors. Flat brick band between first and second floor. 6-pane unhorned sash
windows to second floor. Interior: dog-leg staircase to rear left from ground to
second flours, with baluster balustrade. Painted wood doorcases to some ground
floor rooms. Most fireplaces are C20 replacements, in C18 style. History: John
Phillips (1709-75) was lay rector of Culham and a master builder in London.
(V.C.H.; Oxfordshire, Vol.7, 1962, p.29).
Listing NGR: SU5041495191
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.