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39, the Causeway, Steventon

Description: 39, the Causeway

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 251372

OS Grid Reference: SU4698691864
OS Grid Coordinates: 446986, 191864
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6236, -1.3227

Location: 41 The Causeway, Steventon, Oxfordshire OX13 6SE

Locality: Steventon
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX13 6SE

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Listing Text

SU4691 (South side)
12/65 No.39
06/08/52 (Formerly listed as Nos.39,41
and 43)


House, Probably late C14, with C15 addition to rear of cross-wing, and C17
addition to end of cross-king to rear. Render, probably on timber-framing; large
timber-framing to end of cross-wing to right, having cross-bracing to first
floor panels, and rendered infill; old plain-tile roof; stone-based brick end
stack to left; brick lateral stack to right return of cross-wing. 2-storey,
2-window main range, with 5-bay cross-wing to right. 2-panel door to right of
main range having C20 wood surround and flat hood, 8-pane unhorned sash to
ground floor left. Two 3-light wood mullion and transom windows to ground floor
end of crass-wing. Horizontal sash to first floor left of main range. 4-pane
casement to first floor right of main range. 3-light casement to first floor
centre of end of cross-wing. Braced crown-post roof truss to gable end of
cross-wing, C15 cusped bargeboards to gable end of cross-wing. Right return of
cross-wing. Large timber-framing with angled braces to first floor. Left return
of main range: full-cruck truss and projection of bread oven. Interior not
inspected but likely to be of interest.
("Smaller Domestic Architecture and Society in North Berkshire, c.l300-c.1650,
with special reference to Steventon" by C.R.J. Currie (Oxford Univ. Ph.D.thesis,

Listing NGR: SU4698691864

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Source: English Heritage

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