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Cromwell House The Old Forge, Bampton

Description: Cromwell House The Old Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253358

OS Grid Reference: SP3141603252
OS Grid Coordinates: 431416, 203252
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7271, -1.5465

Location: A4095, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2NA

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

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Listing Text

(West side)
13/48 Cromwell House and The Old

Two houses, part formerly used as forge. C17/early C18, altered. Coursed rubble
limestone with rough quoins, slate roof, flanking brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 5
bays. 2- and 3-light wooden casements with horizontal glazing bars and
ovolo-moulded wooden lintels, most casements renewed C20. Ground floor left bays
have C20 transomed windows, that to second bay a canted bay window. C20 door
between left bays, with C20 gabled wooden hood. C20 glazed door to right with
ovolo-moulded wooden lintel. Traces of other blocked openings. Later rear wing,
forming L-plan, has large C20 wooden casements and garage openings. Interior:
left bay has heavy stop-chamfered spine beams to ground and first floors,
slightly chamfered joists, and shaped stair well with renewed wooden winders on
axis with stack. Double butt purlin roof on trusses with tie beams and collars,
one with wattle and daub partition.

Listing NGR: SP3141603252

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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