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Grove House

A Grade II Listed Building in Beckley and Stowood, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7967 / 51°47'48"N

Longitude: -1.1863 / 1°11'10"W

OS Eastings: 456214

OS Northings: 211206

OS Grid: SP562112

Mapcode National: GBR 8YN.6X3

Mapcode Global: VHCXP.D37H

Entry Name: Grove House

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180877

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246539

Location: Beckley and Stowood, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX3

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Beckley and Stowood

Built-Up Area: Beckley (South Oxfordshire) BU

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Beckley

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BECKLEY AND STOWOOD BECKLEY
SP51SE
2/19 Grove House
18/07/63

GV II


Large house. Late C18, extended early C19 and subsequently. Noted as having been
built for Edward Bee. Rendered limestone rubble with ashlar dressings;
Welsh-slate roof with rendered gable stacks. L-plan, extended. Late Georgian
style. 2 storeys. 8-window front, with storey band, cornice and plain parapet,
has entrance, to right of centre, with fanlight and stone canopy on simplified
classical columns; 12-pane sashes, full length at ground floor, with slightly
narrower window above the door. The roof, with gable parapets, rises above the
original 6-bay front, to right. The 2 bays to left were added in early C20. The
rear wing, to left of the original front, was further extended c.1830 and the
angle infilled. The rubble walls are unrendered and there are further sashes
arranged irregularly. Interior: Early C19 stair with wreathed mahogany handrail.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.58).


Listing NGR: SP5621311205

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