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Five Chimneys, Enstone

Description: Five Chimneys

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 253212

OS Grid Reference: SP3788124946
OS Grid Coordinates: 437881, 224946
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9218, -1.4506

Location: B4030, Enstone, Oxfordshire OX7 4NL

Locality: Enstone
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4NL

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Listing Text

SP3624-3724 (South side)
Church Enstone
15/31 Five Chimneys
27/08/57 (Formerly listed as The Rise,
Main Street)


Farmhouse, now house. Probably C17 and early C18, altered late C18/early C19.
Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels and some ashlar dressings;
Stonesfield-slate roofs with ashlar stacks. T plan. 2 storeys. 2 bays to left of
irregular 5-window road front are higher and have small 12-pane sashes at first
floor, with casements and an entrance below, the large central casement with an
old chamfered lintel; lower section has two 3-light casements (one with leaded
glazing) plus a blocked window at first floor, and at ground floor has 2 more
small sashes and 2 larger late-C18/early-C19 sashes with ashlar dressings.
Steep-pitched roof has stacks flanking each section. Rear of lower section has
further 16-pane sashes and leaded first-floor casements; rear of higher section
has a tall gabled stair projection. 5-window rear wing has mostly leaded
casements plus a doorway, and has an end outshut; the stone porch in the angle
of the ranges is an early-20 addition. Interior: early-C18 panelled first-floor
room; panelled shutters in other rooms. Chamfered tiebeams indicate C17 work.

Listing NGR: SP3788124946

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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