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The Malt House, Hanborough

Description: The Malt House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252810

OS Grid Reference: SP4153414494
OS Grid Coordinates: 441534, 214494
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8275, -1.3987

Location: Millwood End, Hanborough, Oxfordshire OX8 8BX

Locality: Hanborough
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 8BX

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Listing Text

SP4114 (North side)
Long Hanborough
18/153 No.18 (The Malt House)
- II
House. C15 origins; mainly late C16 and C17. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled
stone slate roof; C20 stone end and ridge stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys;
3-window range. C20 timber lintels over C20 door and casements. Gabled bay in
rear wall; C20 rear extension. L-plan wing, probably late C16, attached to left
is of limestone rubble with artificial stone slate roof. Interior: bay to right
has stop-chamfered beams, and late C16 moulded four-centred arched fireplace on
first floor. To left are deeply-chamfered beams and lodging beams of late C16
inserted floor; chamfered joists in room to left of stack. Winder stairs from
first floor to attic which has late C16 collar-truss roof with heavy principals,
curved windbraces and former smoke bay. Wood bressumer over open fireplace to
inserted stack on left; collar-truss roof of 2 tiers with cambered upper collar.
Built as a plague house for Durham Abbey in the late C15; probably altered for
Leonard Perrott, who leased it from c.1550.
(Information from VCH)

Listing NGR: SP4153414494

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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