History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Mole House

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolstone, Oxfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5886 / 51°35'18"N

Longitude: -1.5775 / 1°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 429364

OS Northings: 187832

OS Grid: SU293878

Mapcode National: GBR 5WN.9ZH

Mapcode Global: VHC0Z.LBWJ

Entry Name: The Mole House

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048678

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250828

Location: Woolstone, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN7

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Woolstone

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Woolstone

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in
Woolstone

Listing Text

WOOLSTONE The Mole House
SU 28 NE

5/187

GV II


Cottage, probably C17 origins, mid/late C18, and C20 extension. Rendered
rubblestone and shingle-clad and rendered timber frame with Straw-thatch roof.
Plain-tile outshut roof. Brick central ridge stack. Brick and stone plinth.
Originally 2-unit plan. 2-storey, 2-window range. Facing gable (shingle-clad)
has door and porch on end of outshut to left and small 1-light windows to right.
Right side has 2 old 2-light leaded casements over two 3-light casements, that
to right leaded, and both with Gothic-arched lights. Left side has outshut and
a 3-light and a 2-light eyebrow dormer. C20 2-storey extension and a lean-to
to rear. Interior: back-to-back brick open fireplaces with bressumers, one
retaining bread oven. Chamfered spine beams. Double purlin roof with principals
supported on central brick wall and stack. End gable trusses visible, one cut
through. Included for group value only.


Listing NGR: SU2936487836

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.