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Watercress Lodge, Ashbury

Description: Watercress Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250668

OS Grid Reference: SU2624785295
OS Grid Coordinates: 426247, 185295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5659, -1.6227

Location: Station Road, Ashbury, Oxfordshire SN6 8LY

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

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Listing Text

5/19 Watercress Lodge

- II

House. Late C16. Uncoursed sarsen and chalk rubble, chalk quoins; chalk stack;
thatched roof. 2-unit plan. 1 1/2-storey, 2-window range. Late C20 porch
adjoining projecting stack; timber lintel over C20 door in original position;
timber lintels over C20 casements. Large projecting lateral stack, half hippped
roof. Interior: Buttery area to left with plain chamfered bean; this room
separated from parlour by timber framed partition; parlour has ovolo moulded
beam with elaborate stop, and an open fire place; late C20 stairs in original
position; common rafter roof with wattle and daub infill and butt purlins.
3-bay C20 extension to right side.

Listing NGR: SU2624785295

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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