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Holly Court Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings, North Leigh

Description: Holly Court Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252847

OS Grid Reference: SP3858614770
OS Grid Coordinates: 438586, 214770
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8302, -1.4415

Location: North Leigh, Oxfordshire OX29 6QH

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

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Listing Text

SP31SE (East side)
9/191 Holly Court Farmhouse and
attached outbuildings
Farmhouse, now house. Late C16/early C17, incorporating C13 fragments. Coursed
limestone rubble, with old rendering to front; gabled stone slate roof; stone
ridge and end stacks finished in C19 brick. 3-unit plan with cross passage. 2
storeys; 3-window range. C19 four-panelled door with gabled timber porch.
Chamfered timber lintels over C19 three- and 4-light casements and over two C17
ovolo-moulded wood-mullioned windows to right of door . Rear: two large gabled
dormers, and similar C17 outshut; C17 two-storey rear right wing, of similar
materials, has C18 leaded casement window and C17 two-light square-cut
wood-mullioned window to left side and C17 two-light chamfered wood-mullioned
window and 3-light ovolo-moulded wood-mullioned window to right side. Interior
not inspected but likely to be of interest: noted as having stop-chamfered beams
and timber-framed partitions to cross passage. Subsidiary features: stone steps
reach C18 outbuilding of similar materials; to rear left stone steps to C19
plank door, C19 casement to left and C13 reset pointed chamfered lancets to
front and rear; C18 brick-lined doveholes in right gable; 3-bay late C18
collar-truss roof with butt purlins.

Listing NGR: SP3858614770

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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