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Appleton House and Attached Wall, Appleton-with-Eaton

Description: Appleton House and Attached Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249519

OS Grid Reference: SP4414001398
OS Grid Coordinates: 444140, 201398
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7096, -1.3626

Location: Whites Forge, Appleton, Oxfordshire OX13 5LG

Locality: Appleton-with-Eaton
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX13 5LG

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Listing Text

SP4401 (North side)
9/21 Appleton House and attached
09/02/66 wall
(Formerly listed as 2,
Netherton Road (The Rectory)


Rectory, now house. Early C18: front altered mid C19. Coursed limestone rubble:
roughcast front. Gabled stone slate roof; symmetrical end stacks of stone ashlar
each finished in 3 brick flues. L-plan, with rear right wings. 2 storeys and
attic; symmetrical 3-window range. Central doorway has C20 French windows. Mid
C19 sashes. Moulded wood cornice. Two hipped roof dormers. One-storey range
along rear left wall of chequer brick with gabled stone slate roof and brick end
stack: rear wall is of header bond grey brick with red brick vertical strips,
dressings and gauged brick flat arches over two late C18 six-pane sashes.
2-storey stair-turret to rear has early C18 six-pane sashes with thick glazing
bars and reset early C18 segmental-pedimented doorcase. Two rear wings, parallel
to each other, of similar materials: wing of one storey and attic to left has
6-light leaded casement: wing to right of 2 storeys; 3-window range has 8-pane
sash and four 3-light leaded casements. Interior not inspected but likely to be
of interest. Subsidiary features: tall wall of coursed limestone rubble with
flat brick coping. Encloses front lawn, curving round front to meet straight
wall which runs back to rear of house.

Listing NGR: SP4414001398

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Source: English Heritage

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