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Moor Court, Lewknor

Description: Moor Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 248965

OS Grid Reference: SU7092197878
OS Grid Coordinates: 470921, 197878
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6752, -0.9757

Location: Weston Road, Lewknor, Oxfordshire OX9 5TU

Locality: Lewknor
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5TU

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Listing Text

SU79NW (East side)
5/119 Moor Court

- II

Farmhouse. Late C17, probably with earlier origins. Random bond brick; Flemish
bond brick with flared headers to front of left wing and rear; side wings partly
refaced in early C19 brick. Gabled old tile roof; left end brick stack with
stone quoins and rebuilt octagonal flue; brick right end and internal stacks.
H-plan. 2 storeys; 5-window range. 1:3:1 fenestration of central hall and
flanking wings. Flat brick arch over mid C19 four-panelled (2 glazed) door with
mid C19 cast-iron porch, left of centre; segmental arch over plank door with
overlight to right of centre. Flat brick arches over C20 casements; blocked
segmental-arched windows. Raised storey band. Rear left gable has exposed
queen-post truss. C20 rear outshut. Interior: cased beams; full set of chamfered
and stopped beams to rear left. Quarter-turn stairs to rear right. Right wing
has ribbed door and 3-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins. C19 plaster
hides much likely to be of interest. Moor Court lies within an early medieval
moated enclosure.
(Oxfordshire Country Museum, PRN 4021).

Listing NGR: SU7092197878

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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