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Green Close, Combe

Description: Green Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252731

OS Grid Reference: SP4117015831
OS Grid Coordinates: 441170, 215831
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8396, -1.4038

Location: W End, Combe, Oxfordshire OX8 8NT

Locality: Combe
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 8NT

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Listing Text

SP4115 (West side)
17/77 Green Close
House. Late medieval. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; ridge
stack of stone finished in brick. Hall house remodelled as 3-unit lobby-entry
plan in C17. 2 storeys; 5-window range. Large C20 gabled porch. Timber lintels
over C20 casements, some with brick dressings. Late C19/early C20 rear ranges of
rendered brick with plain tile roof and brick lateral stacks. Interior:
stone-flagged floors. Late medieval 3-bay house left of stack has raised
chamfered cruck, with arch bracing to collar and trenched purlins; to left, a
late medieval closed truss with raised cruck and simple mortices for joists of
former chamber floor in left bay. Early C17 stop-chamfered beams of inserted
floor, and unusual stop-chamfered heavy wood surround to open fireplace. To
front of lobby are flat-laid joists and to right heavy stop-chamfered beams with
flat-laid joists; 3-bay collar-truss roof above.

Listing NGR: SP4117015831

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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