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Church of St Joseph (Roman Catholic), Carterton

Description: Church of St Joseph (Roman Catholic)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 253450

OS Grid Reference: SP2771406895
OS Grid Coordinates: 427714, 206895
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7601, -1.5998

Location: Arkell Avenue, Carterton, Oxfordshire OX18 3BS

Locality: Carterton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 3BS

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Listing Text

(South side)
Roman Catholic Church
12/09/73 and Church Hall

Former barn, now Roman Catholic church and church hall. Late C18/early C19,
altered c.1930. Coursed rubble limestone with stone slate roofs. Main west range
is of 5 bays, with central hipped projection, probably a former cart entry. This
now has tall C20 metal casement to front. Left bays have a row of nesting boxes
for pigeons, with ledge, just below eaves, and 2 C20 2-light metal casements.
Small lean-to in angle with projecting bay. North gable end of this range has
C20 circular window, and C20 double doors in moulded stone architrave surround.
North range, also of 5 bays, has blocked vent slits and central opposing cart
entries, partly blocked and partly with large C20 wooden mullion and transom
windows. North entry also has C20 double board doors. In rear angle are a later
rubble stone extension with lean-to roof, and a C20 concrete extension with flat
roof. Barn borders east side of former yard of Rock Farm, established after the
Enclosure Act of 1770, the farmhouse now known as No.45 (Manor Guest House),
Lawton Avenue (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP2771406895

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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