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Hill Farmhouse, Cornwell

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 253981

OS Grid Reference: SP2908826814
OS Grid Coordinates: 429088, 226814
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9391, -1.5783

Locality: Cornwell
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5YG

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Listing Text

SP22NE (South-west side)
4/88 Hill Farmhouse

- II

Shown on O.S. map as Cornwell Hill Farmhouse.
Farmhouse, now house. Mid-C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughly
coursed limestone rubble; stone slate roof. Basic L-plan with slightly later
range to rear on left, which has catslide outshut to left side. 2 storeys and
attic. 3-window front; former 3-light mullion windows with C19 casements
inserted directly below eaves and one to lower left with dripstone. C19
casements to either side of C20 door to right of centre, left casement and door
under late C20 conservatory (not of special architectural interest). Gabled
3-light dormer in roof slope to left. Internal end stacks with purple
engineering brick shafts. Rear range cuts through label-stop of former 3-light
mullion window with C19 casement inserted in back wall. Interior. Chamfered
spine beats to ground-floor rooms, front left (formerly 2) also with exposed
joists and winder staircase to right of infilled inglenook, formerly continuing
to attic. Corner fireplace to rear range. Low C20 range linking with formerly
detached outbuilding to front not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SP2908826814

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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