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Wilcote Grange, North Leigh

Description: Wilcote Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252845

OS Grid Reference: SP3713115265
OS Grid Coordinates: 437131, 215265
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8348, -1.4625

Location: North Leigh, Oxfordshire OX7 3EA

Locality: North Leigh
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3EA

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Listing Text

5/189 Wilcote Grange
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17, with mid/late C18 and C19 alterations. Coursed
limestone rubble; gabled and hipped artificial stone slate roof; stone left end
stack, and ridge and end stacks to right wing. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys and
attic; a symmetrical 3-window range to left of front. Late C19 round arch over
4-panelled door. Flat stone arch over late C19 tripartite sash with glazing bars
to sashes. 2 gabled blocks to rear, remodelled in C19 and originally (in late
C17) gabled to right; 4-window range right side wall has 2 mid/late C19 canted
bay windows with French windows and sashes; late C19 four-pane sashes and gabled
roof dormers. C18 outshut to rear left. Range to left of front, with stone slate
roof and stone end stack; and, on first floor, late C18 six-pane sash and C19
two-light casement. Interior: late C17 butt-purlin roofs, with chamfered
purlins. Segmental brick arch over large open fireplace with bread oven to left.
C19 dog-leg with landing stairs. First-floor landing has reset mid C18 door
architraves with heavy egg-and-dart mouldings: C19 panelled doors. First-floor
room to right has early C19 fireplace with mid C18 scrolled architrave.
(National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP3713115265

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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