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78 and 80, Grove Street, Wantage

Description: 78 and 80, Grove Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251169

OS Grid Reference: SU4002788176
OS Grid Coordinates: 440027, 188176
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5910, -1.4236

Location: Grove Street, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BG

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

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Listing Text

SU48NW (East side)
3/74 Nos.78 and 80

- II

Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. c.1700. Rendered walls; old tile roof; brick stacks.
3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. C20 door. Segmental arch
over early C18 sash to left, C20 bay windows to right. First floor has late C19
three-light casement to left, 2 early C18 sashes to right. Gabled roof; ridge
stacks. Early C18 five-light leaded casement to left side wall. Interior: Early
C18 two-panelled doors, chalk stack, chamfered beams to centre and right;
collar-truss to right, original clasped purlins. No. 78 to right: Early C18
two-storey, 2-window range of similar materials with gambrel roof, gable end
external stack, early C18 six-panelled door and C20 windows; similar gabled wing
to rear has late C19 door and 2 late C18 sashes. Interior has original brick
floor, mid C19 doors and staircase. To rear left is one-storey C18 brewhouse of
brick with gabled stone slate roof adjoining early C18 outshut to left side wall
of No.78.

Listing NGR: SU4002788176

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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