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Great House Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Souldern, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9794 / 51°58'45"N

Longitude: -1.2405 / 1°14'25"W

OS Eastings: 452262

OS Northings: 231483

OS Grid: SP522314

Mapcode National: GBR 8W7.Z1T

Mapcode Global: VHCWP.GH2Z

Entry Name: Great House Close

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Last Amended: 3 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243697

Location: Souldern, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX27

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Souldern

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Souldern

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SOULDERN THE HILL
SP5231 (South side)
14/103 Great House Close
07/12/66 (Formerly listed as The
Hollies)

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with roof raised in C18 and C20 alterations.
Limestone ashlar. Raised stone slate roof. Stone-end stacks with renewed stone
shafts. Stone coped gable with moulded kneelers and finials. L-plan. 2 storeys
plus cellar. 3-window range. Entrance off-centre to right reached by 3 stone
steps has 4-panelled door, 4-centred arched stone doorway with moulded chamfered
jambs and hood mould and label stops. Entrance is flanked by 4-light stone
mullioned windows of ovolo section with hood moulds and label stops. First floor
has 2 similar windows and a 2-light renewed window. 2-light stone mullioned
cellar window has hood mould and label stops and mullions of ovolo section.
Interior: C18 moulded stone fireplace with square head (8'3" wide by 5'3" high).
C18 staircase with stick balusters. Said to have late C18 panelling on ground
floor.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol VI, p302)


Listing NGR: SP5226231483

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