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Bartholomew House, Woodstock

Description: Bartholomew House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 253145

OS Grid Reference: SP4451816775
OS Grid Coordinates: 444518, 216775
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8478, -1.3551

Location: Market Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire OX20 1SU

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

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Listing Text

SP4416NE (North side)
10/153 No.9 (Bartholomew House)
18/10/49 (Formerly listed as
Bartholomew House)
House. Early C17 to left, refronted in late C18; late C17 to right. Squared and
coursed limestone and coursed limestone rubble; roughcast front. Gabled stone
slate roof; end stacks of stone finished in brick. L-plan with rear right wing.
2 storeys and attic. Late C17 two-window range to right: fine wrought-iron
scroll brackets support flat hood over late C18 six-panelled door with
overlight. Flat stone arch over blocked window above door; 4 late C18/early C19
six-pane sashes. Mid C19 gabled roof dormers with 3-pane sashes set in moulded
wood architraves. Gabled bay to left has C17 two-storey gabled square bay
window: C19 casements with glazing bars to ground floor, and late C17 Ipswich
window with leaded-lights on first floor. C18 plank door set in chamfered wood
architrave to rear of central passage. Late C17 two-storey rear right wing; of
similar materials; to rear gable are flat stone arches over 3 late C17 cross
windows with leaded-lights. Interior: chamfered beams throughout. Central
passage has C19 panelled dado. Late C17 quarter-turn stairs with winders and
turned balusters set on closed strings. Bolection-panelled room of c.1680-1700
to rear right. First floor has fate C17 fireplaces with bolection-moulded
architraves; bolection-panelled overmantle, moulded cornice and panelled dado in
rear right room. Early C17 block to left of passage has late C17 bolection
panelling in first-floor room; in ground-floor room are late C17 rare bread
cupboard with butterfly hinges and niche with carved shelves, canopy and late
C17 cupboard doors. Collar-truss roofs with butt purlins. Roof of early C17
block not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP4451816775

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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