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Latitude: 52.0332 / 52°1'59"N
Longitude: -1.4822 / 1°28'55"W
OS Eastings: 435618
OS Northings: 237325
OS Grid: SP356373
Mapcode National: GBR 6RP.J2S
Mapcode Global: VHBYX.8585
Entry Name: The Old House
Listing Date: 8 December 1955
Last Amended: 20 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1046830
English Heritage Legacy ID: 244704
Location: Sibford Ferris, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Sibford Ferris
Built-Up Area: Sibford Ferris
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Sibford
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SIBFORD FERRIS MAIN STREET
16/148 The Old House
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Orchards
(The Home Farm))
Farmhouse now house. Reputed to have been bought by Jeremiah Lamb in 1658. C18
alterations. Coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched, raised thatched roof.
Brick ridge and end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Entrance to
left has plank door, wood lintel and large hood. Entrance is flanked by 2-light
and single-light windows in wood frames. To right a 3-light metal casement and a
bow window. First floor has two 3-light and a 4-light metal casement in wood
frames. Wood lintels throughout and lead cames, wrought-iron casement fasteners
and springs. Jeremiah Lamb is said to have moved here from Little Rollright Mill
and to have been a farmer who formed a unique collection of British wildflowers.
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SP3562037328
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