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Moor Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewknor, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6752 / 51°40'30"N

Longitude: -0.9757 / 0°58'32"W

OS Eastings: 470921

OS Northings: 197878

OS Grid: SU709978

Mapcode National: GBR C2Y.S60

Mapcode Global: VHDVV.15J3

Entry Name: Moor Court

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248965

Location: Lewknor, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Lewknor

Built-Up Area: Lewknor

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Lewknor

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU79NW (East side)
5/119 Moor Court

- II

Farmhouse. Late C17, probably with earlier origins. Random bond brick; Flemish
bond brick with flared headers to front of left wing and rear; side wings partly
refaced in early C19 brick. Gabled old tile roof; left end brick stack with
stone quoins and rebuilt octagonal flue; brick right end and internal stacks.
H-plan. 2 storeys; 5-window range. 1:3:1 fenestration of central hall and
flanking wings. Flat brick arch over mid C19 four-panelled (2 glazed) door with
mid C19 cast-iron porch, left of centre; segmental arch over plank door with
overlight to right of centre. Flat brick arches over C20 casements; blocked
segmental-arched windows. Raised storey band. Rear left gable has exposed
queen-post truss. C20 rear outshut. Interior: cased beams; full set of chamfered
and stopped beams to rear left. Quarter-turn stairs to rear right. Right wing
has ribbed door and 3-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins. C19 plaster
hides much likely to be of interest. Moor Court lies within an early medieval
moated enclosure.
(Oxfordshire Country Museum, PRN 4021).

Listing NGR: SU7092197878

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

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