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Broad Close, Enstone

Description: Broad Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253237

OS Grid Reference: SP3798225198
OS Grid Coordinates: 437982, 225198
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9240, -1.4491

Location: 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

SP3625-3725 (West side)
Church Enstone
14/56 Broad Close


Substantial house. Early C18 and late C18, altered C20. Limestone ashlar and
coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels; Stonesfield-slate roofs with
ashlar stacks. 2-unit through-passage plan extended to 0 plan. 2 storeys plus
attic and 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window ashlar front of c.1790, with
rusticated quoins and moulded stone cornice, has 12-pane sashes at first floor,
but at ground floor has early-C20 bay windows flanking the central doorway with
plain architrave and double-stepped keyblock. Roof has gable parapets bearing
stacks with plinths and moulded caps. Lower earlier range, returning from right,
has a 3-window arrangement with a central doorway, 3-light leaded casements in
bays 2 and 3, and-in bay one a 12-pane sash above a 4-light casement; there is a
further leaded casement in the gable wall of the taller range. Short wing
returning from right end of lower range was formerly a stable and has external
stone steps. Interior: later range has a central stair with wreathed handrail
and stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SP3798225198

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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