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Pumney Farmhouse and Attached Barns and Shelter Sheds, Radley

Description: Pumney Farmhouse and Attached Barns and Shelter Sheds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249758

OS Grid Reference: SU5325897885
OS Grid Coordinates: 453258, 197885
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6772, -1.2311

Location: Radley, Oxfordshire OX14 3BE

Locality: Radley
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX14 3BE

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Listing Text

9/83 Pumney Farmhouse and attached
barns and shelter sheds
- II
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17: C18 extensions. Uncoursed limestone rubble:
front of Flemish bond brick with dressed stone quoins and plinth. Gabled old
tile roof; large brick ridge stack with dentilled band and cornice. 2-unit
lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Segmental brick arch over
C20 door. C20 windows except blocked window over door: ground-floor flat stone
arches have raised keys sunk into stone string course above; flat brick arches
over first-floor windows. Moulded wood cornice; 2 gabled roof dormers with C19
two-light casements. Three keyed flat stone arches over windows in right side
wall. Early/mid C18 extension to left of chequer brick with gabled old tile roof
and brick left end stack: 2-storey, 2-window range with raised storey band and
keyed segmental brick arch over late C19/C20 four-light casement. Later C18
service wing to rear left of similar materials with 2 leaded casements: adjoins
1960's lean-to to rear. Interior: cased beams. Small fireplace to right with
timber bressumer over stone jambs: larger room to left has moulded stone
fireplace with carved decoration in spandrels and trailing-vine frieze.
Subsidiary features: late C17 barn to rear of C17 house. Uncoursed limestone
rubble with dressed stone quoins and brick dressings; gabled old tile roof.
5-bay plan with central threshing floor. Entry flanked by ventilation slits.
Outshut adjoins C18 right-angled extension to right, of similar materials,
except weatherboarded over timber frame to porch and part of wall: 3-bay plan.
Interior: queen-post roofs with clasped purlins and braced posts: C20 purlins
and truss to left of C18 barn. Shelter sheds to right of C17 house of similar
materials and L-plan: queen-post trusses remodelled in C20.

Listing NGR: SU5325897885

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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