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Beaconsfield Farmhouse, Great Tew

Description: Beaconsfield Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251815

OS Grid Reference: SP4066227492
OS Grid Coordinates: 440662, 227492
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9445, -1.4098

Location: Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4JR

Locality: Great Tew
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4JR

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Listing Text

6/1 Beaconsfield Farmhouse

Farmhouse. c.1820, possibly incorporating earlier elements. Maristone ashlar;
coursed limestone rubble with marlstone-ashlar dressings; artificial stone-slate
roofs with limestone-ashlar stacks. 2 parallel ranges. 2 storeys plus attic.
Ashlar front of 6 irregularly spaced bays has a 6 panel door, right of centre,
and has wide 20-pane sashes. A stone cornice breaks around the projecting bay
and forms the pediment which contains a round-arched attic window. Roof has
gable parapets bearing stacks and a ridge stack in line with the entrance. End
walls and rear range are in rubble. Rear has leaded segmental-arched casements,
including one of 3 lights with transoms. Interior not inspected. Beaconsfield
Farm is on the site of a Roman Villa.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire: Vol.XI, p.227).

Listing NGR: SP4066227492

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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