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Moor Mill Farmhouse, Uffington

Description: Moor Mill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250800

OS Grid Reference: SU3077490687
OS Grid Coordinates: 430774, 190687
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6142, -1.5569

Location: Uffington, Oxfordshire SN7 7QD

Locality: Uffington
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 7QD

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Listing Text

2/150 Moor Mill Farmhouse.


Farmhouse. C17, modified early C18: datestone top left gable L/IM/1700. Random
sarsen rubble with chalk ashlar bands and blocks to front of side wings: centre
is late C18. Flemish bond brick and squared and coursed chalk to rear. Thatched
roof, brick: stacks. 3-unit lobby entry plan with early C18 outshot to rear
right. 1 1/2-storey, 3-window range. Late C20 gabled porch incorporates late
C18 flat hood with carved brackets over 4-panelled door removed from original
position in front wall. Late C19 two, 3 and 4-light casements with flat chalk
arches of voussoirs to left, timber lintels and segmental brick arches to
centre, timber lintels and segmental chalk arch with dropped key to right. The
sarsen walling is confined to squares and rectangles within the courses of
chalk ashlar and the top right gable has sarsen infill to 2 diamond-shaped cut-
chalk panels. Gabled and half-hipped roof; ridge stacks. Interior; chamfered
and stopped beams; wood bressumers over original open fireplaces to centre left
and right; Chalk fireplace with chamfered surround to first floor left; late
C18 four-panelled doors, early C18 ribbed doors, late C17/early C18 6- panelled
double doors to first floor right; queen-strut roof with butt purlins over
central range. To rear left is one bay late C18/early C19 kitchen extension, of
Flemish bond brick with brick lateral stack and projecting bread oven.
Timber-framed partitions and exposed timbers in the left wing survive from an
earlier C17 phase of the house.

Listing NGR: SU3077490687

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Source: English Heritage

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