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Venn Mill House and Attached Outbuildings, Garford

Description: Venn Mill House and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 249583

OS Grid Reference: SU4301794931
OS Grid Coordinates: 443017, 194931
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6515, -1.3796

Locality: Garford
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX13 5PA

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Listing Text

8/85 Venn Mill House and attached
11/10/76 outbuildings
(Formerly listed as Venn Mill
House including attached barn
and outbuilding)


Mill house, now house. Early C17, remodelled late C18 and late C19, Uncoursed
limestone rubble; gabled late C19 tile roof; brick lateral stack to left and
stone ridge stack finished in brick to right. T-plan, with cross wing to left. 2
storeys: 4-window range front has 2-window gable end of left wing. Right range:
late C19 four-panelled (2 glazed) door adjoining cross wing: segmental brick
arches over door and C20 casements: first floor in late C18. Stable/cartshed to
right of limestone rubble and of one storey and attic with gabled stone slate
roof: front of central covered way, blocked in late C18, has late C18 two-light
chamfered wood-mullioned casement: rear entry blocked in C20. Interior: left
wing has chamfered beams, C17 chamfered oak doorway, cupboard with butterfly
hinges and fireplace with chamfered stone lintel and saltbox to left: first
floor has chamfered beams and C17 plank doors: remodelled floor. One-unit range
to right has chamfered and stopped beam, and C17 plank door adjoining fireplace
with bread oven. Stable/cartshed to right has 2-bay roof with closed post and
pad truss of elm. Subsidiary features: weatherboarded byre to right with hipped
old tile roof.
(National Monuments Record, for measured drawings).

Listing NGR: SU4301594932

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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