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Ashdown House, Pavilion Approximately 20 Metres North East, Ashbury

Description: Ashdown House, Pavilion Approximately 20 Metres North East

Grade: I
Date Listed: 10 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 250631

OS Grid Reference: SU2822582033
OS Grid Coordinates: 428225, 182033
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5365, -1.5944

Locality: Ashbury
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG17 8RE

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Listing Text

8/2 Ashdown House, Pavilion approx
10/11/52 20 metres north-east
(Formerly Listed as Ashdown House,
GV pavilion, and outbuildings attached)

Pavilion, one of a pair to Ashdown House (q.v.). c.1662. Imitation stone render
limestone dressings and quoins; stone slate roof; limestone stacks. Original
5x1 bay plan form much altered and not apparent. 1 1/2 storey, 5-window range.
Front facing Ashdown House: central 6-panelled late C19 door has limestone
eared architrave, semi-circular arch with raised key and decorative fanlight;
4-light wood-mullioned and transomed casements with C20 plate glass and
limestone eared architraves: 4 gabled dormers with moulded cornice and C20
casements. Rear elevation: similar windows to 5-window range; 5 similar, with
raised central 3 dormers. South gable end has blind door with limestone eared
architrave, pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice. Moulded plinth, raised and
chamfered quoins, dentilled wood cornice; hipped roof surmounted by bell
cupola; end stacks with moulded caps. Interior: gutted by fire and converted
into housekeeper's accommodation in mid C20.

Listing NGR: SU2822582033

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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