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Little Peacocks, Filkins and Broughton Poggs

Description: Little Peacocks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253511

OS Grid Reference: SP2367004092
OS Grid Coordinates: 423670, 204092
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7350, -1.6586

Location: Rouses Lane, Filkins, Oxfordshire GL7 3JJ

Locality: Filkins and Broughton Poggs
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3JJ

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
7/205 Little Peacocks

House. Late C17-early C18, refronted later C18 and dated "Johah Basset 1759" on
quoin; later C18 rear wing with re-used C17-early C18 windows; refurbished C20,
with another quoin dated FWM/WM 1936-53. Limestone, with squared and coursed
front, rubble gables, and rear wall of banded rubble and squared stone. Dressed
quoins. Stone slate roof with moulded stone gable copings and kneelers. Flanking
chimneys with C20 brick shaft on C18 moulded stone strings. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Coved plaster eaves. Front has 3-pane sashes with moulded stone architrave
surrounds and sills. Central C20 barred and glazed door, also in moulded stone
architrave surround, with narrow pulvinated frieze and moulded pediment. C20
wooden casements in left gable end. Rear has moulded stone string at first floor
level, and 3 bays of chamfered stone mullion and transom cross windows with
Tudor hoodmoulds. Windows to centre and right are blocked, as is central doorway
with dressed stone surround. Later wing projects to right of centre, and has
re-used stone mullion windows with Tudor hoodmoulds in south-west wall. Gable
end of this wing has external stone steps to granary with ashlar lining.
Interior of main house said to have been much altered C20.

Listing NGR: SP2367004092

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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