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The Falkland Arms Public House, Great Tew

Description: The Falkland Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251869

OS Grid Reference: SP3961229270
OS Grid Coordinates: 439612, 229270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9605, -1.4249

Location: Old Road, Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4DB

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

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Listing Text

SP3929 (East side)
10/58 The Falkland Arms Public
27/08/56 House
(Formerly listed as Nos.19 and
20 (Falklands Arms) together
with outbuildings)
Public house. Late C17, possibly partly earlier. Coursed squared marlstone
rubble with some ashlar dressings; Stonesfield-slate roof with limestone-ashlar
gable stacks. 2-unit plan with stair tower and rear outshut. 2 storeys plus
attic. Symmetrical 2-window front has a central doorway in a shallow stone
porch; inner and outer doors have ovolo-moulded arched surrounds. Outer bays
have 3-light stone-mullioned windows below a continuous drip mould which returns
round the right end wall, and have 2 tall cross windows at first floor. Roof has
gable parapets and 2 gabled roof dormers. Right gable wall has blocked mullioned
windows to cellar and first floor. Rear has a tall gabled stair tower against
which is an outshut with a 2-light mullioned window. All windows have leaded
glazing. Interior: large open fireplace with chamfered and stopped bressumer.
Upper part of front wall may be an early alteration.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, p.225; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627).

Listing NGR: SP3961229270

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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