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Barnard's Farmhouse, Wantage

Description: Barnard's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 251152

OS Grid Reference: SU4079288453
OS Grid Coordinates: 440792, 188453
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5935, -1.4125

Location: Charlton Village Road, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7HQ

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 7HQ

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Listing Text

SU48NW (North side)
3/57 Barnard's Farmhouse
22/04/50 (Formerly listed as No.51
(Barnard's Farm)


Farmhouse, now house. c.1770-80. Front of glazed header bond brick with red
brick quoins and dressings; stone slate roof, C20 valley tiles; brick stacks.
Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Broken pediment over 6-panelled
door with decorative fanlight. Gauged brick flat arches over 8-pane sashes, with
shutter hinges on ground floor. Wood dentilled cornice. Half-hipped M-shaped
roof; end and internal stacks. Side walls with "oeuil-de-boeuf" openings have
brick dentilled parapets carried across at ridge height. Mid C19 four-light
casement to rear left. Attached to rear left is mid C18 two x 3-bay, one storey
and attic block remodelled in late C19, of Flemish bond brick with flared
headers, with brick dentilled eaves and hipped old tile roof. Interior: Late C19
four-panelled doors. Front left room has keyed round-headed cupboards with
fluted pilasters. Rear left room has panelled dado and moulded stone mantleshelf
over open fireplace. Stone flag floor to central through-passage. C18
two-panelled door to cellar. Late C1B straight-flight staircase. First-floor
front right room has late C18 surround to iron grate with neo-classical motifs,
Attic has 8-panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SU4079288453

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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