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Sandys House, Chadlington

Description: Sandys House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253190

OS Grid Reference: SP3274621967
OS Grid Coordinates: 432746, 221967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8953, -1.5255

Location: Bull Hill, Chadlington, Oxfordshire OX7 3ND

Locality: Chadlington
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3ND

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Listing Text

(South side)
7/9 Sandys House


Public house, now house. Early/mid C18 and late C18/early C19. Rendered brick
with ashlar dressings; coursed limestone rubble; concrete plain-tile roofs with
stone-and-brick gable stacks. 2-unit plan with linked parallel range to rear. 2
storeys plus attic. Symmetrical rendered 3-window front in Baroque style, with
ashlar rusticated quoins, storeybands and a deep moulded cornice, has a central
keyed occulus above a pedimented C20 porch which incorporates the C18
stone-architraved doorway; outer bays have 12-pane sashes in plain stone
architraves with double-stepped keyblocks. Steep-pitched roof has gable
parapets. Sides and rear are rubble. Later range projects considerably to the
right. Interior: first floor retains a formal arrangement with the arched entry
to the attic stairs flanked by fielded-panelled doors;, butt-purl in roof. The
rendering is a late-C20 addition. Formerly the Sandys Arms public house; the
Sandys family held the Manor of Chadlington West from 1785 to 1835.
(The Hon. T.G. Roche, Historical Notes on Chadlington and its Church, 1971,

Listing NGR: SP3274621967

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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