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Aston House, Aston, Cote, Shifford and Chimney

Description: Aston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 252084

OS Grid Reference: SP3405903091
OS Grid Coordinates: 434059, 203091
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7255, -1.5083

Location: North Street, Aston, Oxfordshire OX18 2DJ

Locality: Aston, Cote, Shifford and Chimney
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2DJ

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Listing Text

SP30SW (West side)

9/13 Aston House

House. c.1730, with mid C19 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble; front of
Flemish bond red brick, with limestone ashlar dressings and quoins, set on
limestone rubble plinth; stone-coped gabled stone slate roof; stone ashlar
symmetrical end stacks. Central-staircase plan. Early Georgian style. 2 storeys
and attic; symmetrical 5-window range. C18 six-panelled door set in wood
doorcase with bracketed segmental pediment. Mid C19 plate-glass sashes, set in
moulded stone architraves with keyed segmental-arched heads. Ashlar storey band
and raised chamfered quoin strips; moulded stone cornice and brick parapet; 3
gabled roof dormers, one to left retaining moulded cornice. Two-storey service
bay to rear, of limestone rubble with stone slate roof and brick end stack,
extended further to rear in mid C19 with added bay, outshut and C20 porch.
Interior not inspected but noted as having panelling with mid C18 fireplace in
room to left.

Listing NGR: SP3405903091

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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