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Manor Farm Cottage, Lewknor

Description: Manor Farm Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 248961

OS Grid Reference: SU7022698211
OS Grid Coordinates: 470226, 198211
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6783, -0.9857

Location: Weston Road, Lewknor, Oxfordshire OX9 7EQ

Locality: Lewknor
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 7EQ

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Listing Text

5/115 Manor Farm Cottage
28/02/79 (Formerly listed as The
Cottage at Manor Farmyard)

- II

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17. Left bay and rear of flint rubble with C17
brick dressings; right bay of late C18 English bond brick. Gabled old tile roof;
brick ridge stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Window-openings to
left widened and deepened in C19. Segmental brick arches over C20 door to right
and 2-light casements; C20 timber lintels over C20 first-floor casements.
2-light leaded casement to rear. Interior: jowled posts to rear. Chamfered and
stopped beams. Chamfered fireplace to left has fine plasterwork overmantle,
depicting fleur-de-lys and bees set in moulded surround and flanked by Ionic
pilasters. Similar overmantle over first-floor left fireplace. Roof not
inspected. A rare example of surviving plasterwork at a vernacular level.
(National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SU7022698211

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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