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Southrop House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hook Norton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.993 / 51°59'34"N

Longitude: -1.482 / 1°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 435664

OS Northings: 232850

OS Grid: SP356328

Mapcode National: GBR 6S8.43C

Mapcode Global: VHBZ3.85DJ

Entry Name: Southrop House

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244075

Location: Hook Norton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Hook Norton

Built-Up Area: Hook Norton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hook Norton with Great Rollright and Swerford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HOOK NORTON SOUTHROP ROAD
SP3532 (West side)
12/64 Southrop House

08/12/55
- II
House. C17. Wing dated P/RS/1707. Coursed, regular ironstone rubble.
Stone slate roof laid to diminishing courses. Stone copings. 3 paired stone
stacks at end and ridge. L-plan with wing projecting towards road. C17 house:
3-units and one storey plus attic. C18 wing: 2-unit and 2 storeys plus attic.
C17 house to right probably refenestrated in C18, with wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with crown glass. Two stone mullioned windows with hood
moulds and label stops survive on the ground floor elevation to the road. Main
entrance now into the left wing which has a double-gable front forming an M-
shaped roof. The three floors are lit by 4-light wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with crown glass. Rear: 3 stone mullioned windows have hood
moulds with renewed C20 stonework. C20 bay window. Interior: 2-unit plan to
original house is still discernible. Stop-chamfered beams. History: The
Treadwell family owned the house at the end of the C18. The date plaque
on the rainwater head is attributed to Richard and Sarah Parkes.
(Wood-Jones, R.B. - Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region,
1963, pp.127-128; Dickins, M. - History of Hook Norton 1928, pp139, 188).


Listing NGR: SP3566432850

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