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Porch House, Great Tew

Description: Porch House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251886

OS Grid Reference: SP3960929329
OS Grid Coordinates: 439609, 229329
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9610, -1.4249

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)
10/74 Porch House
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.26, Cottage No.27)


House, formerly sub-divided. Late C17/early C18, re-modelled early C19.
Marlstone rubble and ashlar; thatch roof with limestone-ashlar gable stacks.
3-unit plan with added porch wing. 2 storeys. Regular 4-window front has an
early C19 ashlar 2-storey porch, to right of centre, with a wooden Gothick
entrance screen, a continuous stone drip mould and, at first floor, a 2-light
stone-mullioned window with label; the gable has a cusped bargeboard. Within the
porch is a plank door and a blocked second entrance. Ground-floor windows have
C19 chamfered stone surrounds with labels and contain 3-light casements; three
3-light casements at first floor. All windows have lattice glazing. C19 stacks
have plinths and moulded caps. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627-8).

Listing NGR: SP3960929329

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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