British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Kingstone Farmhouse, Ashbury

Description: Kingstone Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 250663

OS Grid Reference: SU2660485523
OS Grid Coordinates: 426604, 185523
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5680, -1.6175

Location: Ashbury, Oxfordshire SN6 8NJ

Locality: Ashbury
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 8NJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Ashbury, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

5/35 Kingstone Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Datestone: HE 1730 over door.Chalk ashlar front, with limestone
dressings; stone slate roof. brick stacks. Central staircase plan with rear
service area under separate roofs. 2 storey, 5-window range of sashes. Central
6-panelled (2 glazed) door under flat hood with moulded cornice on carved
brackets. Limeston ashlar band at floor level; brick dentilled eaves;
limestone coping; symmetrical end stacks; gabled right side wall has chalk
horizontal bands. 3 rear blocks forming continuous outshut. built of chalk and
sarsen each with hipped roof, late C19 and C20 casements, central door in
semi-circular brick arch set in stack over, mid C19 canted bay window in side
wall, one C181-light leaded casement in rear gabled dormer. Interior: Stone
flag floor; fine straight-flight staircase of c.1730 with moulded balusters;
quarter turn service stairs in centre of rear outshut; plank and stud panelling
with guilloche frieze and skirting in rear right room, square framed panelling
in front left room. Farmhouse was formerly part of the Craven estate.

Listing NGR: SU2660485523

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.