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Whittons

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8416 / 51°50'29"N

Longitude: -1.3963 / 1°23'46"W

OS Eastings: 441690

OS Northings: 216056

OS Grid: SP416160

Mapcode National: GBR 7WG.FTW

Mapcode Global: VHBZQ.RZ64

Entry Name: Whittons

Listing Date: 29 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252724

Location: Combe, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

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

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Listing Text

COMBE PARK ROAD
SP41NW (South side)
6/70 Whittons
- II
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: SP4169016056

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