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Latitude: 51.7266 / 51°43'35"N
Longitude: -1.544 / 1°32'38"W
OS Eastings: 431590
OS Northings: 203197
OS Grid: SP315031
Mapcode National: GBR 6W9.LGY
Mapcode Global: VHC07.6V2R
Entry Name: Grayshott House
Listing Date: 12 September 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053573
English Heritage Legacy ID: 253399
Location: Bampton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Bampton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bampton with Clanfield
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP3003-3103 BAMPTON HIGH STREET
13/90 Grayshott House
House. Circa 1700, with early C18 bay to left, and various C18/C20 extensions.
Coursed rubble limestone with dressed quoins; stone slate roof, hipped to right:
2 external stone chimney stacks to rear. 2 storeys and attic, 5 original bays.
Wooden cross casements, renewed C20, with flat stone arches, the ground floor
arches part recessed with raised end and key blocks. Ground floor right windows
altered C20, with raised sills and C20 2-light wooden casements. Upper right
window blocked. Early C18 bay to left has matching fenestration, the upper
window also blocked. Large C20 gabled stone porch to original centre, masking
wide half-glazed door in architrave frame. Above porch is a Liverpool and London
Globe fire insurance plaque. Blocked doorway with wooden lintel to right of C18
bay. At left end is a lower bay with end chimney and old 4-light leaded
casement. Rear has attic dormers, over-hanging eaves to early C18 bay, hipped
C18-early C19 wing, and single-storey C20 extensions. Interior is altered but
retains high ceilings with heavy stop-chamfered spine beams and joists in left
bays, possibly re-set. Traces of very large chimney stack at left end of main
block. Altered fireplaces and stairs.
Listing NGR: SP3159003197
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