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Park Farmhouse, Alvescot

Description: Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253316

OS Grid Reference: SP2716904224
OS Grid Coordinates: 427169, 204224
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7361, -1.6079

Locality: Alvescot
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2QA

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
9/6 Park Farmhouse
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Park

Farmhouse. Dated RKM 1741 on plaque. Limestone, faced in ashlar to front and
right side, remainder rubble. Stone slate roof, flanking chimneys with C20 brick
shafts. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic, double fronted to south. Rubble stone
plinth with moulded coping, raised first floor band-course and quoins, moulded
stone eaves cornice. Coped gables, that to rear with ball finial. Front has
4-pane sashes to ground floor, 2-light barred wooden casements above, and
smaller 2-light leaded casement to centre of first floor. Central C19 6-panelled
door with semi-circular radiating fanlight, fan ornament to spandrels, and
semi-circular stone hood on shaped stone brackets. All front openings have stone
lintels with keyblocks. Right side has date plaque in gable end, and 2-bay rear
wing with 2-light wood and metal casements below wooden lintels. Wing also has 2
gabled dormers with paired leaded casements, and half-glazed door to left with
semi-circular stone hood. To far end of wing is a later rubble stone bay with
3-light casements, formerly bakehouse and store. Outshot to rear of south wing.
C20 conservatory in rear angle. Interior has contemporary staircases, the main
one with 3 turned balusters per tread, moulded handrail and pendants, the back
stairs with winders.

Listing NGR: SP2716904224

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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