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Upton Manor House, Upton

Description: Upton Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250032

OS Grid Reference: SU5159086793
OS Grid Coordinates: 451590, 186793
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5776, -1.2569

Location: High Street, Upton, Oxfordshire OX11 9JE

Locality: Upton
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9JE

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Listing Text

SU5186 (North side)
11/169 Upton Manor House
25/10/51 (Formerly listed under
Manor house, now house. C17, with early C18 additions, fenestration altered late
C18. Knapped flint plinth; red brick in Flemish bond to right; red brick with
flared headers in Flemish bond to left and to upper part of first floor to
right; old plain-tile cross-gabled roof; various brick stacks. 2-storey,
3-window range. C20 six-panel part-glazed door to centre with moulded wood
surround, overlight, and shaped hood on brackets. 16-pane unhorned sashes to
ground and first floors left and right. 9-pane horned sash to first floor
centre. Moulded brick band between ground and first floors. Originally 2-storey,
5-window range; the flat brick arches of the original fenestration and the
blocked openings can be seen. Tile-hung cross-gables to left and right. Right
return: 2-storey, 3-window range. Central 2-storey projecting bay, possibly
former porch. C20 glazed doors to right. Irregular fenestration of sashes.
Interior. Early C18 dog-leg staircase with wood baluster balustrade and wood
panelled dado. Early C19 straight-flight staircase with stick balustrade. Open
fireplaces to ground floor right. Mid or late C19 addition to left of 2-storey,
2-window range.

Listing NGR: SU5159086793

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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