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The Dower House, Buckland

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 250843

OS Grid Reference: SU3445198115
OS Grid Coordinates: 434451, 198115
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6808, -1.5031

Location: Orchard Road, Buckland, Oxfordshire SN7 8QR

Locality: Buckland
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 8QR

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Listing Text

2/15 The Dower House

House. c.1820. Squared and coursed limestone; limestone ashlar dressings; Welsh
slate roof; rendered stacks. Double-depth plan. Regency style. 2 storeys;
3-window range. Semi-circular arch with chamfered architrave to 6-panelled (2
glazed) door with fanlight. Tuscan porch surmounted by balcony railings.
Semi-circular stone arch to sash over door. Flat stone arches to first-floor
sashes and on ground floor. French windows open onto small railed balconies
similar to that over the porch. Broad overhanging eaves. Gabled M-shaped roof;
gable end stacks. Rear elevation has flat stone arches over sashes which flank
semi-circular stone arches over 2 central sashes. One-bay extension to right in
similar style and materials has late C19 gabled extension to rear and right.
Interior: 6-panelled doors in panelled reveals. Straight flight with winders
stair with wreathed handrail. Partial inspection only.

Listing NGR: SU3445198115

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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