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The Old Farmhouse, Black Bourton

Description: The Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253470

OS Grid Reference: SP2872704558
OS Grid Coordinates: 428727, 204558
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7390, -1.5854

Location: Burford Road, Black Bourton, Oxfordshire OX18 2PF

Locality: Black Bourton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2PF

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Listing Text

(West side)
Black Bourton
10/158 The Old Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now house. Early C18, refurbished and extended to rear C20. Coursed
rubble limestone, stone slate roof, rebuilt rubble stone chimneys. 3-unit plan
with traces of blocked lobby entry, and slightly later C18 extension to rear of
left bay. 2 storeys and attic, 4-bay fenestration. C20 3-light barred wooden
casements, probably in original openings, the upper windows in 3 left bays with
old wooden lintels. Ground floor windows and that to first floor right have C20
concrete lintels. 2 gabled roof dormers with C20 2-light barred wooden
casements. Traces of blocked doorway in line with stack between right bays. C20
entry in right gable end. Left side has demi-circular oven projection to later
rear bay. Interior: chamfered spine beams in right bays, the left bay with
stop-chamfered cross beam; fireplace to right of centre with dressed stone jambs
and later lintel; winder stair from first floor to attic, on axis with same
stack; original double-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP2872704558

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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