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Shorthampton Farmhouse, Chilson

Description: Shorthampton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252452

OS Grid Reference: SP3269320176
OS Grid Coordinates: 432693, 220176
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8792, -1.5265

Location: Pudlicote Lane, Chilson, Oxfordshire OX7 3HW

Locality: Chilson
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3HW

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Listing Text

2/12 Shorthampton Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C18 with late C18 addition to rear. Coursed limestone rubble
with stone dressings. Stone slate roof. L-plan. Two storeys and attic.
North-east front: integral brick and stone end stack to left with weatherings,
and stone ridge stack off-centre to right and integral brick end stack to right,
both with weatherings and shafts rebuilt in brick. Three gabled dormers with
small-paned 2-light wooden casements. 3:1 bays; leaded wooden cross windows with
chamfered wooden lintels and chamfered stone cills; ground-floor boxed 16-pane
glazing bar sashes in first and second bays from left. Half-glazed door in
second bay from left with chamfered wooden lintel and gabled C20 porch. Blocked
doorway between first and second bays from right (see straight joints).
One-storey service wing adjoining at right angles to right with wooden cross
windows and boarded door. Rear: 2 windows to right; first-floor leaded wooden
cross window to left, blocked first-floor window to right (see lintel),
ground-floor 3-light leaded wooden casement to left and ground-floor boxed
16-pane glazing bar sash to right. Central door with 6 beaded flush'panels,
wooden lintel and C20 glazed porch. Gabled star tower to left of 2 storeys and
attic with leaded 2-light wooden attic casement, and right-hand return with
first-floor leaded 2-light casement and blocked doorway (see lintel). Right-hand
return front: projecting semi-circular bread oven with conical stone-slate roof.
Straight joint to rear wing at right. Interior not inspected but panelled
internal window shutters noted.

Listing NGR: SP3269320176

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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