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The Old Parsonage, Buscot

Description: The Old Parsonage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 251461

OS Grid Reference: SU2259698147
OS Grid Coordinates: 422596, 198147
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6816, -1.6746

Location: Lechlade Road, Buscot, Oxfordshire SN7 8DQ

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

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Listing Text

SU29NW The Old Parsonage
1/4 (formerly listed as "The
10/11/52 Rectory")
Rectory, now house. 1703 addition to older house, Stone with a moulded
coved cornice and hipped, stone tiled roof. 2 storeys, attic and cellar. S
front of 5 bays with 2 gabled and stone tiled dormers, sash windows in
reveals with moulded architraves. Elongated stone stacks at each end with
moulded caps. E and W fronts of 3 bays with 2 dormers. Entrance now on E
front, moved from S, through a 6-panelled door with 3-pane rectangular
fanlight, approached by a flight of stone steps with plain handrail.
Service wing to N is the remains of the earlier house, one storey and attic
of rubble stone with hipped, stone tiled roof. 2-and 4-light hipped stone
tiled dormers with modern leaded lights on N front. Cambered brick arches
to windows reveal C19 alterations. The interior has a cantilevered
staircase with elm hand rail and turned balusters and several rooms with
bolection moulded panelling and panelled window shutters and bolection
moulded stone fireplaces. Dentil cornices in most rooms. The Properties of
the National Trust, 1978, 126.

Listing NGR: SU2259198146

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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