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Upper Chalford Farmhouse, Aston Rowant

Description: Upper Chalford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249031

OS Grid Reference: SP7179100818
OS Grid Coordinates: 471791, 200818
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7015, -0.9626

Location: Aston Rowant, Oxfordshire OX9 4NH

Locality: Aston Rowant
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 4NH

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Listing Text

3/17 Upper Chalford Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably early C17, with C19 alterations. Large timber framing with
arched braces and brick infill, rendered to centre and right; old plain-tile
roof; brick shaped ridge stack with C19 top, to left of centre: C19 end stack to
right. Probably originally 3-unit lobby entry plan. 2-storey, 4-window range.
C18 six-panel door to left of centre with C20 open porch. C19 four-panel
part-glazed door to right of centre with C19 open, flat-roofed porch. 2-light
wood casement to left. C19 angled bays with horned sashes and flat lead roofs to
centre and to right. 4-pane horned sashes to first floor. Rear: outshut to right
with catslide roof. Gabled staircase projection to left of centre. Left end: C18
leaded casements to ground floor with Gothick caming. Interior: winder staircase
to right of centre. Straight flight staircase with winders, to left. Blocked
fireplaces to ground and first floor left of centre, with bread oven to ground
floor rear. Chamfered spine beams to ground floor. Extensive beaming visible to
first floor. Queen-post roof construction.

Listing NGR: SP7179100818

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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