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Number 17 and Estate Office, Stanton Harcourt

Description: Number 17 and Estate Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252370

OS Grid Reference: SP4166005687
OS Grid Coordinates: 441660, 205687
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7483, -1.3979

Locality: Stanton Harcourt
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 5RJ

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Listing Text

SP4105 No.17 and Estate Office


Vicarage, now house and office. Late C16/early C17; refronted and extended to
rear in late C17. Uncoursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; rendered
right end external stack, and C19 stack to left. L-plan with rear right wing. 2
storeys; 3-window range. Brick segmental arch over C19 plank door with gabled
bracketed hood. Similar arches over late C17 cross windows with leaded-lights
and blocked window over door. Timber lintels over 2- and 3-light leaded-light
windows flanking blocked doorway with C20 casement. Rear wing of similar
materials and 2-storey, 3-window range; raised brick segmental-arched surrounds
to C20 windows and 3 late C17 cross windows with leaded-lights. Interior: Estate
Office has late C16 moulded beams and moulded stone fireplaces; partial
inspection only. No.17 boxed beams to front and hollow-chamfered quartered
beams to rear. An important early meeting place for John and Charles Wesley
during the incumbency of John Gambold - who later became a Moravian bishop.
(A. Pacey, Duck End: a group of Oxfordshire houses, (privately published), 1985,

Listing NGR: SP4166005687

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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