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Crinan House and Attached Forecourt Railings, Charlbury

Description: Crinan House and Attached Forecourt Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 254207

OS Grid Reference: SP3563119625
OS Grid Coordinates: 435631, 219625
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8741, -1.4838

Location: Market Street, Charlbury, Oxfordshire OX7 3PH

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

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Listing Text

5/65 (East side)
27/8/56 Crinan House and
attached forecourt

House. C17 with C18 and C19 alterations. Rough ashlar with coursed
squared rubble heightening to right; timber lintels; stone slate roof. 2
storeys and attic; 5-window range. Half-glazed door to left of centre in
right part has open pediment on Doric columns. Large-paned sash windows
with horns throughout, those on the first floor of the left part under
moulded timber lintels. Large flush-fronted gable to left; change of
walling material above first-floor windows to right indicates later
heightening, possibly replacing similar gables. 2 hipped dormers have
casements with glazing bars. Iron ties and insurance plaque on first
floor. 2 ridge chimneys at ends of right part. Interior of ground floor
has stop-chamfered ceiling beams; also doors and window shutters with
raised and fielded panels. Mid C19 two-storey surgery extension to right
Iron railings with fleur de lys heads on rendered dwarf walls have 2 gates
flanking entrance to the house.

Listing NGR: SP3563219629

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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