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Stable Range Approximately 10 Metres to North East of Foxhills Farmhouse, Swerford

Description: Stable Range Approximately 10 Metres to North East of Foxhills Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 252015

OS Grid Reference: SP3779431234
OS Grid Coordinates: 437794, 231234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9783, -1.4511

Location: Chapel Hill, Swerford, Oxfordshire OX7 4BG

Locality: Swerford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4BG

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Listing Text

9/199 Stable range approx. 10m. to
NE of Foxhills Farmhouse
Stables and granary. Probably early C18 and early C19. Marlstone rubble with
squared dressings; marlstone ashlar; corrugated-asbestos and Welsh-slate roofs.
Earlier single-storey stable range has 2 doorways and 2 small slatted windows.
Later 2-storey ashlar range, set back to right, has a doorway and a slatted
window plus, to extreme right, a 3-centred archway with projecting keyblock and
imposts. Steps adjoining stable range lead to a first-floor doorway with, to
right, a 9-pane window. Dog kennel under steps has an arched entrance and
retains its door. Right end wall of granary range is in brick. Left end wall of
stables has a crude 3-row dovecote. Interior: stables have crossed-apex trusses
with through purlins carried on pegs. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP3779431234

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Source: English Heritage

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