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Library Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsington, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7168 / 51°43'0"N

Longitude: -1.1618 / 1°9'42"W

OS Eastings: 458001

OS Northings: 202344

OS Grid: SP580023

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZN.72W

Mapcode Global: VHCY2.T34P

Entry Name: Library Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246422

Location: Garsington, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Garsington

Built-Up Area: Garsington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Garsington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 5802 (West side)
7/34,8/34 Library Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C16, possibly earlier, and early C18. Limestone rubble: uncoursed
and squared and coursed with timber lintels; old plain-tile roof with brick
ridge-stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. One storey plus attics. 3-window front
with plank door flanked by 3-light casements and to extreme right a C17 oval
stone opening in a rectangular moulded surround with an iron stanchion and
hooks for shutter hinges. 3 gabled 2-light dormers over. Lower roof over the
earlier part of uncoursed rubble, right of the door and stack. Left gable wall
has a plinth with a moulded brick weathering, returning to the rear wall, and a
gable parapet. Rear wing rebuilt circa 1930. Interior: Earlier section has a
central exposed cruck-frame. One of two cruck structures known in the village.

Listing NGR: SP5800102344

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