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Seymore House, Harwell

Description: Seymore House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249993

OS Grid Reference: SU4930589257
OS Grid Coordinates: 449305, 189257
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6000, -1.2895

Location: Jennings Lane, Harwell, Oxfordshire OX11 0EP

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

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Listing Text

9/130 (South side)
24/11/66 Seymour House
(Formerly listed as School

- II

House. Cross-wing c.1530, main range c.1580. Rendered plinth; small
timber-framing with rendered in-fill; C20 plain-tile roof. hipped to right; brick
and stacks, ridge slack to centre. 2-storey, 3-window range, with single storey
and attic cross-wing to right. 6-panel door to left of centre with flat hood on
brackets. 3-light casement to right. 2-light casement to end of cross-wing.
3-light casements to first floor. Blocked window with diagonally set mullions to
first floor left of centre. 2-light casement to gable end of cross-wing. Raised
cruck truss to gable end of cross-wing. Left return: double Queen-post roof
truss to gable end. C17 addition to right. Painted coursed stone-rubble; C20
plain-tile roof. Single storey and attic; 2-window range. Two C19 casements.
Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. Rare example of original
2-storey cruck range forming cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SU4930589257

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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