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Upper Grove Ash Farmhouse, Sandford St Martin

Description: Upper Grove Ash Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251926

OS Grid Reference: SP4145531120
OS Grid Coordinates: 441455, 231120
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9770, -1.3979

Location: Sandford St Martin, Oxfordshire OX7 4DH

Locality: Sandford St Martin
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4DH

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Listing Text

SP43SW (South side)
Grove Ash
3/116 Upper Grove Ash Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Probably C17, altered and extended early C18. Coursed,
squared marlstone with wooden lintels; plain-tile roofs with
ashlar and blue-brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys plus attic.
2-window early-C18 range has a 6-panel door, to right of centre,
plus a small blocked opening above the door and 3-light casements in the outer
bays. Roof has ashlar gable stacks. Rear has ashlar gable stacks. Rear has a
central full-height stair wing with a tall leaded window, and has
a flanking outshut. Earlier range, running forward from right of
front, has 3-light casements and numerous blocked openings. Gable
wall has remains of a chamfered plinth. Low outbuilding extension projects to
right of wing. Interior: large open fireplace and winder stair in the later
wing. Grove Ash is the site of a former village.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.171).

Listing NGR: SP4145531120

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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