Description: Quarry House, Barn, Sheltersheds and Attached Walls
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251837
OS Grid Reference: SP3898129524
OS Grid Coordinates: 438981, 229524
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9628, -1.4341
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GREAT TEW B4022
SP32NE (West side)
5/26 Quarry House, barn,
sheltersheds and attached
Cottage and barn plus shelter sheds. c.1830. Coursed squared marlstone with
marlstone- and limestone-ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate roofs with ashlar
gable stack. Main range has 3-bay barn with central porch plus single-bay
double-depth cottage. Porch has marlstone-ashlar buttresses and a weatherboarded
gable; outer bays have ogee-headed slits. Cottage to left has a pair of 2-light
stone-mullioned windows above a 3-light mullioned window, all with limestone
dressings and labels. Left gable wall has a segmental-arched chamfered-stone
doorway and is flanked by short buttresses with sloping weatherings. Roof has
gable parapets with moulded kneelers and has a stack to left. Opposed barn doors
to rear. Shelter sheds, running 6 bays from rear and returning 5 bays to right
have circular stone piers with caps and bases. Interiors not inspected. Attached
farmyard wall, approx. 1.5m. high, continues to right fron rear range, with a
2-course triangular coping, and returns along right side of yard, with a flat
coping, curving outwards to the central gate.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.227).
Listing NGR: SP3898129524
Source: English Heritage
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