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Grange Farmhouse, Towersey

Description: Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1995
English Heritage Building ID: 249157

OS Grid Reference: SP7428505538
OS Grid Coordinates: 474285, 205538
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7436, -0.9255

Location: Towersey, Oxfordshire OX9 3QU

Locality: Towersey
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 3QU

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Listing Text


SP70NW Grange Farmhouse
Farmhouse; derelict. Circa early C17; extended in Cl8. Timber-framed and brick. Plain tile
roof with gabled ends. Brick gable-end stack and large lateral stack with three brick shafts.
PLAN: C17 two and halfbay timber-framed range with a lateral stack on the north east side.
In the C18 a brick range was built to the south comprising one room and a stairhall and forming
a new front; to the rear north there is another C18 brick wing. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and
attic. 2-window south east front range with 3-light casements with glazing bars, central
doorway and gabled dormer with small casements; right-hand part of front is overgrown with
ivy. At rear gable-ended timber-framed wing on left with red brick nogging and further to left
a brick wing parallel to front range. INTERIOR: C17 timber-frame of two and half bays with
jowled posts, tension-braces and clasped-purlin roof with wind-braces. The C18 wings have
butt-purlin roofs; the south wing has C18 2-panel cupboard doors, but mainly Victorian
joinery, staircase and cast-iron chimneypieces.

Listing NGR: SP7428405508

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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