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Tamesis, Marcham

Description: Tamesis

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249667

OS Grid Reference: SU4543396781
OS Grid Coordinates: 445433, 196781
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6680, -1.3444

Location: North Street, Marcham, Oxfordshire OX13 6NG

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

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Listing Text

SU4596 (West side)
18/169 No.17 (Tamesis)


Shown on O.S. map as No.19.
House. Late C17/early C18 rebuilding of earlier timber-framed house.
Colourwashed limestone rubble; gabled old tile roof; brick left end stack.
2-unit plan. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Central C20 door and stone
porch. Segmental brick arches over C20 three-light casements: 3-light dormer
casements. Lower wing of similar materials to right, has mid C20 dormers and
extension to right. Interior: open fireplace to left: right room has plank
panelled wall to left. First floor has late C17/C18 spice cupboard with
butterfly hinges to left, and softwood post-and- pad truss. It is possible that
the house was rebuilt after 1680 when it was bought by John Stacey, mason. The
rear wall has the bressumer, post and wall-plate of an earlier timber-framed
(Deed in owner's possession).

Listing NGR: SU4543396781

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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