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Windmill House, Clanfield

Description: Windmill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253777

OS Grid Reference: SP2837801377
OS Grid Coordinates: 428378, 201377
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7104, -1.5907

Location: A4095, Clanfield, Oxfordshire OX18 2SH

Locality: Clanfield
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 2SH

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Listing Text

SP2801-2901 (West side)
8/31 Windmill House

Farmhouse, now house. Mid-C18 remodelling of early C17 house with later
additions and alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble, banded to top;
stone slate roof with coped verges. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows, C19
three-light casements with wood lintels directly below eaves and in C18
segmental-headed openings with projecting keystones to ground floor. Central
entrance has similar opening with C20 glazed double doors. Three C20 gabled
dormers in roof slope. Stepped external end stack with moulded dripstone and
rendered red brick top to left and similar integral end stack to right. Faint
suggestion of raised eaves to front. Interior. Left ground-floor room (formerly
2) has chamfered spine beam. Right room has chamfered spine beam with stepped
ogee stops and inglenook fireplace with moulded stone jambs and bread oven.
Hearth stone of fireplace in room above visible in ceiling to left and position
of former winder staircase detectable to right. Panelled window shutters.
Chamfered spine beams to first-floor rooms, right with moulded stone jambs to
fireplace. Double-purlin collar and tie-beam roof in 4 bays with principal
rafters rising from wall tops. Circa 1930 flat-roofed additions to rear are not
of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SP2837801377

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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