Description: 53, the Causeway
Date Listed: 19 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 251373
OS Grid Reference: SU4691991832
OS Grid Coordinates: 446919, 191832
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6234, -1.3236
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STEVENTON THE CAUSEWAY
House. C15 origins, late C16 cross-range to rear, C17 alterations, late C19
encasement. Red brick with yellow brick dressings; slate roof; brick ridge
stacks to centre, and to left of centre, Originally hall house. 2-storey,
4-window range with cross-wing to rear right. C20 door to left of centre with
overlight and segmental brick head. Cl9 angled bays to left and to right of
centre, with C20windows, C2O casements to right with C19 surround having
seqmental brick head, C20 casements to C19 openings to first floor. Cross-wing
to rear is of large timber-framing with roughcast infill. Interior not inspected
but noted as having remains of cruck blades and other features.
("Smaller Domestic Architecture and Society in North Berkshire, c.1300-c.1650,
with special reference to Steventon", by C.R.J. Currie (Oxford Univ. Ph.D.thesis
Listing NGR: SU4691991832
Source: English Heritage
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