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Wychwood, Witney

Description: Wychwood

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 252596

OS Grid Reference: SP3567609372
OS Grid Coordinates: 435676, 209372
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7819, -1.4842

Location: Farm Mill Lane, Witney, Oxfordshire OX8 6AZ

Locality: Witney
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 6AZ

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Listing Text

SP3509S (East side)
11/26 No. 23 (Wychwood) and No.25

House. now 2 dwellings. Early C16: mid C18 front. Coursed limestone rubble with
dressed quoins: gabled stone slate roof; late C18 and C19 brick ridge stacks;
rear lateral external stack of stone finished in brick. 3-unit plan with
through-passage and rear left wing. 2 storeys and attic: 8-window range.
5-window range to left has flat stone arch over C19 four-panelled door in right
bay, and a mid C18 six-panelled door with scroll brackets to broken pediment;
timber lintels over late C18 six-pane sashes: two gabled roof dormers with C19
casements. 3-window range to right has C19 four-panelled (2 glazed) door with
similar pediment, and a 6-pane and 8-pane sashes: bay to right, former cart
entry, has 6-pane sashes. Rear: C16 pointed chamfered through-passage door and
2-light stone-mullioned chamfered round-arched window: also, early C19 service
range (to No.25). Rear wing (to No.23) of similar materials: 2-storey. 4-window
range with similar stone-mullioned hollow-chamfered and casement-moulded windows
of up to 3-lights; large stone lateral stack to left. Interior: stop-chamfered
and boxed beams throughout. No.25. to right, has C19 panelled dado. No.23. to
left, has mid C19 straight-flight stairs with barley-twist balusters. Queen-post
roof: closed truss above through-passage; arch-braced collar-truss with
windbraces to former Great Chamber on left of passage. Rear wing has 4-bay
collar-truss roof with butt purlins.
(National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP3567609372

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Source: English Heritage

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