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Ivy House, Charlbury

Description: Ivy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 254169

OS Grid Reference: SP3555119376
OS Grid Coordinates: 435551, 219376
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8718, -1.4850

Location: Church Lane, Charlbury, Oxfordshire OX7 3PX

Locality: Charlbury
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3PX

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Listing Text

5/28 (South End)
27/8/56 Ivy House
(formerly listed with
The Priory

Large house. C18 facade to C17 core with extensive C18 and C19 extensions
to rear. Coursed squared rubble with ashlar dressings; slate roof to
front range, stone slates at rear. Main part has 2 storeys, attic and
cellar, 3-window range, symmetrical. Half-glazed door with 2 raised and
fielded panels under a flat stone hood on consoles. Bulls-eye window to
left. Ground and first-floor windows have sashes with glazing bars in
stone roll-moulded architraves with keyblocks. C20 gabled dormers have
casements with glazing bars. Ashlar quoins. 2 gable-end chimneys to front
range. Left part has L-shaped wing to rear including a former barn with
C19 Gothic-style tracery in sash windows. Similar sashes to rear of 2-
span right range. Interior has barrel vaulted cellar with a blocked
stone mullioned window. Other features include panelled doors and cut
string stair with 3 balusters to each tread. Large ground-floor fireplace
to left has segmental stone arch. Some stopped and chamfered spine beams.
Butt purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP3554819378

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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