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Latitude: 51.8417 / 51°50'30"N
Longitude: -1.396 / 1°23'45"W
OS Eastings: 441706
OS Northings: 216069
OS Grid: SP417160
Mapcode National: GBR 7WG.FVX
Mapcode Global: VHBZQ.RZB1
Entry Name: Whittons
Listing Date: 29 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053013
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252724
Location: Combe, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Combe
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Combe Longa
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
COMBE PARK ROAD
SP41NW (South side)
House. Early C17, with possible medieval origins. Coursed limestone rubble;
gabled thatch roof; stone ridge and end stacks. 3-unit lobby-entry plan.
2-storey, 3-window range of 3-and 4-light casements with chamfered wood lintels.
Further 2-light casement to ground floor right. C20 plank door with wood lintel
to centre-left. Interior: large chamfered spine beans with stepped stops and
large, flat chamfered joists. In room to far right a stone open fireplace with
hollow-chamfered surround with 4-centred head. In room with C17 beams an open
fireplace with large chamfered timber bressumer. To rear of this room a stone
spiral staircase to first floor, with timber treads leading to attics. At
ground-floor entrance to staircase a timber doorway with Tudor-arched head.
Stone-flagged floors in rooms to centre and right. Roof shows evidence of
smoke-blackened timbers, but trusses and most rafters replaced C20.
Listing NGR: SP4170616069
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