British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Parrotts, Wootton

Description: Parrotts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 252959

OS Grid Reference: SP4390919800
OS Grid Coordinates: 443909, 219800
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8751, -1.3636

Location: Church Street, Wootton, Oxfordshire OX20 1DH

Locality: Wootton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1DH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Wootton, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP4319 (East side)
15/304 Parrotts
Shown on O.S. Map as Parrot's.
House. c.1700. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; brick ridge
stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan with early C18 extension and rear wing to right.
2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range. Flat stone arch over C20 door: carved
brackets support shell hood over door. Flat stone arches over early C18
wood-mullioned and transomed cross windows; 2 blocked windows on first floor;
mid C19 horned 8-pane sash to left. Two-storey bay to right has flat stone
arches over C20 three-light casement and similar early C18 cross window on first
floor; end stack of stone finished in brick; rear wing of one-storey and attic;
later outshut with pantile roof to right. Rear of main range has 2 similar early
C18 cross windows on first floor and early C19 eight-pane sashes. Interior: main
range has early C18 panelled doors and moulded stone fireplaces; fine open-well
staircase in front of stack has turned balusters set on closed string, with
turned finials and perdentives to newels and dog-gate to cellar. Wing to right
has chamfered beams and quarter-turn stairs. Butt-purlin roof.
(National Monuments Record)

Listing NGR: SP4390919800

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.