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Knapps Farm House with Attached Railings and Gate to Front, Bampton

Description: Knapps Farm House with Attached Railings and Gate to Front

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253341

OS Grid Reference: SP3135103031
OS Grid Coordinates: 431351, 203031
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7251, -1.5475

Locality: Bampton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2HA

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Listing Text

(South-east side)
13/35 Knapps Farm House with
attached railings and gate to

Former farmhouse, now house. C17/early C18 in 3 builds. Coursed rubble limestone
with semi-dressed quoins, the left part with thatched roof, half-hipped at left
end, the 2 right bays with stone slate roof. Brick chimneys to right of thatched
part and to centre of slated part. One and a half to two storeys. Thatched part
to left is of 3 bays, the right bays set close together, the left bay very
broad. Wooden casements, 3-light to left bay, single- and 2-light to right, most
with horizontal glazing bars. Lower windows have wooden lintels; upper windows
are set in thatch at eaves level. Traces of blocked doorway to left of right
window. Left gable end retains original first floor window, now boarded up, of 3
lights with ovolo-moulded wooden mullions. Stone-slated part to right has 2 bays
of 3-light wooden casements with horizontal glazing bars and wooden lintels, the
upper lintels with double ovolo mouldings ornamented with small crescent-shaped
gouges. To left of this part is a cross passage with flush-panelled top-lit door
and wooden lintel. Simple C19 iron railings with moulded finials and similar

Listing NGR: SP3135103031

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Source: English Heritage

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