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Latitude: 51.7494 / 51°44'57"N
Longitude: -0.9822 / 0°58'56"W
OS Eastings: 470357
OS Northings: 206122
OS Grid: SP703061
Mapcode National: GBR B0T.BGQ
Mapcode Global: VHDVF.X9L8
Entry Name: The Cruke
Listing Date: 24 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180603
English Heritage Legacy ID: 248530
Location: Thame, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX9
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Thame
Built-Up Area: Thame
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Thame St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
THAME HIGH STREET
SP7006SW (South-west side)
8/100 The Cruke
House. Probably early C17, incorporating C16 cruck frame to left return.
Rendered plinth; large timber framing with rendered infill; thatch roof; brick
ridge stack to left of centre. Originally 3-unit lobby-entry plan, 2-storey,
6-bay range. Plank door to right of centre. Blocked doorway to left of centre.
Irregular fenestration of casements, all with leaded lights. Window to first
floor right of centre has diagonally set wood mullions. Left return: C16 cruck
frame, probably formerly part of demolished adjoining cottage. C20 porch, to
left, with C20 plank door. Interior: open fireplaces to ground floor left and
centre, chamfered spine beams with ogee end stops to ground floor. Queen post
roof construction. Fragmentary remains of C17 wall paintings to dining room at
ground floor centre.
(Information from S.O.D.C.; N.W. Alcock: Cruck Construction: C.B.A. Report 42:
Listing NGR: SP7035706122
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