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Tawney's Farmhouse, Stanton Harcourt

Description: Tawney's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252395

OS Grid Reference: SP4269105007
OS Grid Coordinates: 442691, 205007
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7421, -1.3831

Location: Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire OX29 5AP

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

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Listing Text

8/311, 11/311 Tawney's Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Datestone 1647 to left; extended early/mid C18; C20 alterations.
Coursed limestone rubble, with C18 brick to rear left and C20 brick in left
gable; gabled stone slate roof; brick ridge stack, and C17 stone ridge
(originally end) stack. One-unit plan, extended to 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2
storeys; 3-window range. Timber lintels (some C20) over C20 door with carved
brackets to pediment hood, and C20 windows; stone-slate perch and doveholes
under eaves and carried across right gable. C20 one-storey extension to right.
Rear wing of one-storey one-bay range: originally timber-framed, but walls
mainly rebuilt in C20; adjoins bread oven projection to left. Interior: kitchen
to right has reversed beam. Central room has chamfered beam to left. Left room
has chamfered beam and open fireplace, with heart-shaped steps to chamfered
bressumer as in the 1661 extension to The Old Rectory, Standlake (q.v.).
Collar-truss roof.

Listing NGR: SP4269105007

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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