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Manor Guest House, Carterton

Description: Manor Guest House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253474

OS Grid Reference: SP2767806912
OS Grid Coordinates: 427678, 206912
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7602, -1.6004

Location: Lawton Avenue, Carterton, Oxfordshire OX18 3JY

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

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
2/163 No.45 (Manor Guest House)
12/09/73 (Formerly listed as No.45
(Rock Farm House))

Former farnhouse, now guest house. Late C18-early C19, much refurbished C20.
Coursed rubble limestone with stone slate roofs and flanking rubble stone
chimneys. Double depth plan. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays. C20 wooden cross
casements to outer bays, narrower C20 window with top-light to first floor
centre, all windows with flat stone arches and triple keyblocks. 3 gabled
eaves-line dormers with C20 2-light wooden casements. Centre bay has 6-panelled
door with rectangular fanlight, flat stone arch and keyblock, and C20 gabled
wooden hood on brackets. Rear windows, all C20, retain similar arches. C20
extension projects to rear centre. Interior is said to retain large original
fireplace in front room. Formerly the farmhouse for Rock Farm, established after
the Enclosure Act of 1770.

Listing NGR: SP2767806912

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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