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Strongs House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Taynton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8209 / 51°49'15"N

Longitude: -1.6642 / 1°39'51"W

OS Eastings: 423240

OS Northings: 213641

OS Grid: SP232136

Mapcode National: GBR 5SN.S2P

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.3HKF

Entry Name: Strongs House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 21 August 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253732

Location: Taynton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Taynton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Taynton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

TAYNTON
SP2313
10/174 Strong House
12/09/55 (Formerly listed as Nos. 16 and
17)
GV II*

House. Dated 1676 to datestone above central door. Coursed squared stone; stone
slate roof with coped gables; stone end stacks. 2 storeys and attic; 2-window
range. C20 panelled door to centre with moulded stone surround. 3-light stone
mullion windows to left and right with continuous hood mould. 3-light stone
mullion windows to first floor left and right with continuous hood would. Coped
cross-gables to left and right with decorative finials, having 2-light stone
mullion windows with hood moulds. Wing to left: C17. Coursed stone; stone slate
roof; stone ridge stack to left of centre, end stack to right. Single storey and
attic; 2-window range. Irregular fenestration. Interior not inspected. History:
Built by Thomas Strong, Sir Christopher Wren's master mason at St. Paul's
Cathedral.
("The Book of Taynton", anonymous undated guide book)


Listing NGR: SP2324013641

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