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The Gables, Churchill

Description: The Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253957

OS Grid Reference: SP2816423947
OS Grid Coordinates: 428164, 223947
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9134, -1.5919

Location: Hackers Lane, Churchill, Oxfordshire OX7 6NW

Locality: Churchill
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6NW

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Listing Text

SP22SE (West side)
7/64 The Gables


House. Dated 1715 with early C19 addition and later alterations. Roughly coursed
limestone rubble; stone slate roofs with coped verges. Original 3-bay house
extended to left in early C19. Two storeys and attic. 3-window front; horned
glazing bar sashes on first floor and to centre on ground floor. Late C19/early
C20 bay window to lower right with 2 glazing bar sashes. 2 glazing bar sashes to
lower left separated by chamfered mullion. Entrance to far left; gabled porch
over 6-panel door (top left panel now glazed). 3 gabled dormers in roof slope.
Integral ashlar end stacks with moulded dripstones and capping. Datestone
"B/RS/1715" to right gable end and gabled staircase projection to rear. Long C19
addition to left. Interior. Chamfered ceiling beans to ground- and first
floor-rooms and plank doors throughout. Oak winder staircase in gabled
projection continues to attic and stone winder staircase in same projection
leads down to twin barrel-vaulted cellar lit by two 2-light mullion windows to
front. Collar and tie beam roof in 5 bays with double butt-purlins; king-post
roof to C19 addition.

Listing NGR: SP2816423947

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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