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White House, Marcham

Description: White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249648

OS Grid Reference: SU4543696624
OS Grid Coordinates: 445436, 196624
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6666, -1.3444

Location: A415, Marcham, Oxfordshire OX13 6NS

Locality: Marcham
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX13 6NS

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Listing Text

SU4596 (North side)
18/150 Nos.10 and 12 (White House)


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Late C17, remodelled c.1730. Colourwashed limestone
rubble; gabled old tile roof; stone end stacks. 3-unit through-passage plan. 2
storeys; 3-window range. Carved consoles to fine early C18 flat hood with
panelled soffit above fielded 6-panelled door. Timber lintels over C19 two- and
3-light casements: early C18 bay added to right is of similar materials with
timber lintel over C20 door and windows, and moulded wood cornice. Rear: C20
porch adjoins service wing to right of limestone rubble with C20 tile roof,
stone gable end external stack and outshut to left. C20 extension to left.
Interior of No.12 to left: left room has cased beam and chamfered bressumer over
open fireplace with adjacent newel stairs: early C18 plank partition with
2-panelled doors divides this room from parlour on right, with panelled
shutters, window seat and china closet of c.1730, Blocked 2-light
diamond-mullioned stair-light to left. First floor has cased beam, two ribbed
doors and panelled door. Attic has collar truss and two closed trusses.

Listing NGR: SU4543696624

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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