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Manor Farmhouse, Minster Lovell

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253668

OS Grid Reference: SP3239911409
OS Grid Coordinates: 432399, 211409
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8004, -1.5315

Location: Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire OX29 0RR

Locality: Minster Lovell
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 0RR

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Listing Text

SP3211 (South side)
19/110 Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse, probably incorporating part of former chapel, now house. C12 origins,
incorporates some C15 elements, probably from the Manor House, later
alterations. Stone coursed rubble; concrete tile roof; stone end stacks, that to
left with brick flue. 2 storeys and attic; 4-bay range. Wide C15 ribbed door to
left of centre with open stone porch having hipped stone slate roof. Irregular
fenestration of casements to right. 12-pane horned sashes to projecting bay at
left. Two C20 gabled full dormers to roof. Rear: blocked round archway to ground
floor left. Interior: C20 staircase from ground floor to attic. C15
four-centre-arched stone fireplace surround with quatrefoils to spandrels to
dining room at ground floor left. 4 centre-arched stone fireplace surround to
sitting room at ground floor left. History: probably former chapel of St.
Cecilia, formed part of the Minster Lovell Manor complex. The manor was owned by
the Lovell family from C12 to 1485.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1979, p70; "Minster Lovell Hall", A.J.
Taylor, HBMCE, 1985)

Listing NGR: SP3239111421

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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