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Perrotts Hill Farmhouse, North Leigh

Description: Perrotts Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252850

OS Grid Reference: SP3961213295
OS Grid Coordinates: 439612, 213295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8169, -1.4267

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

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Listing Text

SP31SE (North side)
9/194 Perrotts Hill Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C17 central block, with late C17/early C18 block to right and
mid C18 block to left. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; C19
brick end stacks and large stone lateral stack to rear of left block. 2-unit
plan with central passage extended to 4-unit plan. Central block of 2-storey,
3-window range. Late C17 carved brackets support pediment hood over C19
four-panelled door set in beaded heavy pegged frame. Timber lintels over late
C17/earlv C18 wood-mullioned and transomed cross window and C19 two-light
wood-mullioned window to left. Taller 2-storey, one-window ranges to sides:
range to left has timber lintel over mid C18 nine-pane sash; range to right has
C18 gabled hood over C19 half-glazed door, and timber lintels over C19 and C20
two-light casements. Later C18 two-storey service wing. Interior: chamfered
beams throughout and noted as having collar-truss roofs with butt purlins.
Central block has fine late C17 oak-panelled roam to left, C17 stop-chamfered
doorframe to rear of passage and late C17 open-well stairs with turned balusters
set on closed string and cupboard beneath with panelled door. Left block has
reset C17 panelling on ground floor, and noted as having fine early/mid C18
panelled room on first floor.
(National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP3961213295

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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