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Abbey Farmhouse and Attached Stable, Enstone

Description: Abbey Farmhouse and Attached Stable

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253215

OS Grid Reference: SP4085825071
OS Grid Coordinates: 440858, 225071
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9227, -1.4073

Location: B4030, Enstone, Oxfordshire OX7 4EF

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

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Listing Text

SP42NW (South side)
6/34 Abbey Farmhouse and attached


Farmhouse and stable. Early/mid C18, possibly partly C17. Coursed limestone
rubble with some ashlar dressings; concrete plain-tile roof with rendered brick
stacks. Central-stair plan with rear outshut and subsidiary range. 2 storeys
plus attic and 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front of taller main range has
2-light casements at first floor, but at ground floor has large 3-light
casements flanking the central 6-panel door; all have ashlar flat arches.
Steep-pitched roof has gable stacks. Lower 2-window range, breaking forward to
right, has flat arches to the left bay, which includes a secondary entrance, but
has wooden lintels to the casements of the right bay; roof has a central
stone-based stack. Interior: 2 large open fireplaces, that in the lower range
possibly C17. The name is said to be derived from the farm's medieval ownership
by Winchcombe Abbey.

Listing NGR: SP4085825071

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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