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The Old Priory, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell

Description: The Old Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 249170

OS Grid Reference: SU5796190992
OS Grid Coordinates: 457961, 190992
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6148, -1.1643

Location: Church Lane, Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell, Oxfordshire OX10 0SG

Locality: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 0SG

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Listing Text

SU59SE, SU5790 (West side)
1/12, 5/12 The Old Priory
09/04/52 (Formerly listed as The Old
Priory with barn)


House, probably former farmhouse. Probably late C16. Painted brick to centre;
uncoursed limstone rubble to right; render, probably on timber framing, to left;
old plain-tile roof; brick end stack to left; brick ridge stack, with 3
diagonally set flues, to right of centre. Double-ended hall house. 2 storeys and
attic; 6-window range. 2-window centre range with cross-wings. C20 open timber
framed porch to right of centre with plank door. Irregular fenestration of
mostly 2-light wood casements. Cross-gables to left and right. Areas of timber
framing to rear and cross wings. C17 winder staircase from ground floor to attic
to rear of left cross-wing. Early C20 staircase to right cross-wing. Open
fireplace to ground floor and first floor centre. Extensive timber framing to
interior. Double queen post roof with windbracing.

Listing NGR: SU5796190992

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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