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The Olde Kingswell Inn, Harwell

Description: The Olde Kingswell Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 249943

OS Grid Reference: SU4991488311
OS Grid Coordinates: 449914, 188311
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5914, -1.2809

Location: A417, West Hagbourne, Oxfordshire OX11 0LZ

Locality: Harwell
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 0LZ

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Listing Text

10/81 (South side)
The Olde Kingswell Inn

- II

Farmhouse, now public house and restaurant. Probably early C18, with C20
alterations. Red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond: C20 plain-tile roof.
brick end stack to left, ridge stack to right of centre. 2-storey, 4-bay;
3-window range. C20 six-panel part-qlazed door to C20 gabled porch at left of
centre with C18 six-panel part-glazed inner door. C20 three-light casements to
ground and first floors left, and to right of centre, all with segmental brick
heads and leaded lights. C20 two-light casement to first floor left of centre
with segmental brick head and leaded lights. Brick dog-tooth course to eaves,
and to gable ends. Interior: open fireplaces to ground floor rooms, that to
right having Cl9 bread oven with brick domed chamber. Spine beams and joists
visible to ground floor. C20 addition to rear, possibly incorporating some
earlier structure.

Listing NGR: SU4991488311

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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