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Greendown Farmhouse, Childrey

Description: Greendown Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250674

OS Grid Reference: SU3503183724
OS Grid Coordinates: 435031, 183724
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5513, -1.4961

Location: Childrey, Oxfordshire OX12 9XE

Locality: Childrey
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 9XE

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Listing Text

10/47 Greendown Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Datestone over door SP 1774. Uncoursed chalk rubble on sarsen base,
limestone quoins and dressings; old tile roof, brick stacks. Double-depth plan.
Gothic Revival style. 2-storey, 3-window range. C18 fire insurance plaque and
late C20 flat hood over late C20 door. 3-light cavetto-moulded stone-mullioned
windows with arched heads and moulded architraves; similar trefoiled and ogee-
headed 2-light window over door. Brick band to wood dentilled eaves, half-
hipped roof; end stacks. Central bay at rear is brought forward with segmental
brick arch over C20 casement to original stair-light opening. Interior:
2-panelled and plank doors, 6-panelled C16 door to first floor: Panelled dado
to left room: Newel stairs: 4-bay collar truss roof, pine butt purlins.
Original service wing to right has rear gabled projections with stack chalk and
sarsen rubble; dentilled brick eaves; tile roof; chamfered bressumer over
fireplace; original 2-bay roof obscured by C20 ceiling. C20 extension to right.

Listing NGR: SU3503183724

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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