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Shill House, Alvescot

Description: Shill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253329

OS Grid Reference: SP2701204730
OS Grid Coordinates: 427012, 204730
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7406, -1.6102

Location: B4020, Alvescot, Oxfordshire OX18 2PU

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

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Listing Text

9/19 (North-east side)
Shill House
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Home

House. Early/mid C18 with C19 rear wing. Coursed limestone rubble with dressed
quoins and window surrounds; rendered parapet with moulded stone cornice; stone
slate roof with moulded stone gable copings; flanking chimneys, the left
rendered, the right rebuilt in brick. 2 storeys, 2 bays. 3-pane sashes in
chamfered stone surrounds with flush aprons between storeys. Left gable end has
2-light window to first floor with chamfered stone mullion and Tudor hoodmould.
C19 rear wing has gabled attic storey with C20 2-light barred wooden casement.
Below are a tripartite sash over a canted bay window with sashes, and a
marginally glazed stair window over door to right. Both first floor windows have
shallow stone arches with keyblocks. Door has Gothick glazing to upper panels,
and depressed arch of moulded stone. Stone porch with attached fluted Doric
columns, scroll brackets and open pediment hood.

Listing NGR: SP2701204730

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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