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Manor Farmhouse, Woodstock

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 253107

OS Grid Reference: SP4419417061
OS Grid Coordinates: 444194, 217061
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8504, -1.3598

Location: A44, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1XP

Locality: Woodstock
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX20 1XP

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Listing Text

SP4417 (East side)
Old Woodstock
7/115 Manor Farmhouse
18/10/49 (Formerly listed as Manor
House. Late C13; remodelled and bay to right added in late C16/early C17; later
additions and alterations. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof;
end and lateral stacks of stone finished in brick; rear wing has C13 conical
chimney, renewed in C20. L-plan with shell of medieval hall to front and chamber
block in rear right wing. 2-storey, 3-window range front flanked by gabled
projecting bays. c.1830 stone lintels over tripartite sashes flanking 6-pane
sashes. 3-storey outer bays have moulded string courses and kneelers to coping;
c.1830 sashes to left; moulded stone doorway with basket arch and sunk spandrels
to inner porch on right, which has round arch over fine studded door, and C19
three-pane sashes set in C17 revealed straight-cut architraves with first-floor
label mould. To rear left is C20 lean-to porch and late C17/early C18
wood-mullioned and transomed cross windows with leaded lights. L-shaped wing to
rear; includes shell of C13 chamber block to front, with C13 chimney to rear,
and 2-light leaded casements; late C17 two-storey block to rear of C13 stack has
half-hipped roof; 2-storey, one-bay block to rear has mid C19 canted bay window
with sashes to rear and C13 pointed chamfered lancet to left. Interior:
stop-chamfered beans, C17 plank doors, late C17 bolection-panelled doors and C18
and C19 panelled doors. Bressumer over large open fireplace to left; room to
right has late C17 bolection-moulded architrave to fireplace, and late C17
winder stairs to rear. First floor: C18 linen cupboards at top of stairs; late
C16 panelled room with panelled closet to left; mid C18 fireplace to rear left;
rear room of C13 chamber block has heavy tie beam and late C13 Caernarvon-arched
fireplace with early C19 duck's-nest grate, and winder stairs to attic.

Listing NGR: SP4419417061

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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