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The Old Vicarage, North Leigh

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 252825

OS Grid Reference: SP3873313617
OS Grid Coordinates: 438733, 213617
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8198, -1.4395

Location: Church Road, North Leigh, Oxfordshire OX29 6TX

Locality: North Leigh
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 6TX

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Listing Text

SP3813 (West side)
21/169 The Old Vicarage
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Vicarage)
Vicarage, now house. Late C17, rebuilt c.1726. Squared and coursed limestone;
gabled stone slate roof; moulded stone end stacks. L-plan with rear right wing.
2 storeys and attic; symmetrical 5-window range. C20 door with overlight: C17
carved stone brackets to flat hood over chamfered stone-mullioned and transomed
cross windows; raised string course; gabled roof dormers. Outshut with stone
slate roof to right. Late C18 two-storey wing to rear; rear outshut with
concrete tile roof. Interior: fine early C18 dog-leg with winders staircase with
turned balusters set on closed string. Early C19 marble fireplace to left.
Rebuilt c.1726, when it was reported as being "decayed and ruinous".
(Information from the VCH)

Listing NGR: SP3873313617

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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