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Westmill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Watchfield, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6159 / 51°36'57"N

Longitude: -1.6666 / 1°39'59"W

OS Eastings: 423181

OS Northings: 190837

OS Grid: SU231908

Mapcode National: GBR 5W4.RGL

Mapcode Global: VHC0R.2N93

Entry Name: Westmill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1048759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250618

Location: Watchfield, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, SN6

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Watchfield

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shrivenham with Watchfield and Bourton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

1. WATCHFIELD HIGHWORTH ROAD
Westmill Farmhouse
SU 29 SW 1/79

II
2.
C17 core with a circa 1820 addition of rubble stone cement rendered and incised to
resemble stonework with a gabled slate roof and one end and one ridge stack. L shaped
plan with C17 section on a N/S axis and the 1820 addition to the W. N front of
2 storeys and 5 bays. The C17 section has 2 clapboarded gabled dormers and 3 light
sashes. The Cl9 addition has 6 x3pane sashes to the upper windows and 6 pane sashes
to the ground floor. Centrally placed 6 panel door sheltered by a cement rendered and
gabled slate roofed porch.
Inside, the drawing room in the C17 section has 2 stopped and chamfered beams, an
enormous chamfered stone jamb to an inglenook fireplace and 2 light mullioned windows
with cavetto mouldings on the original rear wall now made internal by later outshuts.
The circa 1820 addition has an elegant cantilevered staircase of the period with
carved tread-ends.


Listing NGR: SU2318190837

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