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Foxtownsend Farmhouse foxtownsend Flat

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirtlington, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8778 / 51°52'39"N

Longitude: -1.2749 / 1°16'29"W

OS Eastings: 450011

OS Northings: 220157

OS Grid: SP500201

Mapcode National: GBR 7W7.8HL

Mapcode Global: VHCX7.V2CB

Entry Name: Foxtownsend Farmhouse foxtownsend Flat

Listing Date: 26 November 1951

Last Amended: 9 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243442

Location: Kirtlington, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX5

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Kirtlington

Built-Up Area: Kirtlington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kirtlington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP5020 KIRTLINGTON HEYFORD ROAD
(West side)

15/57 Foxtownsend Farmhouse and
26/11/51 Foxtownsend Flat
(Formerly listed as Foxstowns
End Farmhouse)

GV II


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17, altered and extended C18. Limestone rubble with
squared quoins and wooden lintels; Stonesfield-slate and Welsh-slate roofs.
L-plan with subsidiary wings. 2 storeys plus attic and storeys. 2-window front
of main range has a central doorway between tripartite sashes and has 12-pane
sashes at first floor. Right gable has a leaded attic casement. Roof has rubble
stacks to both gables. 2-window C18 service range, to right, is lower with a
slate roof and has 2-light casements. Rear wing, returning on left, is as tall
as the main range and has a deep plinth, a stone gable parapet to rear, and a
further gable facing left from which rises a large rubble stack. Interior: wide
ovolo-moulded 4-centre arched stone fireplace with rectangular surround; fine
oak dog-leg stair, rising to attics, with moulded handrail, heavy turned
balusters, and ball finials; intersecting beams.
(V.C.H.: 0xfordshire, Vol.VI, p.220).


Listing NGR: SP5001120157

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