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Seymore House

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6 / 51°35'59"N

Longitude: -1.2895 / 1°17'22"W

OS Eastings: 449305

OS Northings: 189253

OS Grid: SU493892

Mapcode National: GBR 7ZH.QSG

Mapcode Global: VHCYL.L1NS

Entry Name: Seymore House

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249993

Location: Harwell, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX11

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Harwell

Built-Up Area: Harwell

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU4989 HARWELL JENNINGS LANE
9/130 (South side)
24/11/66 Seymour House
(Formerly listed as School
House)

- II

House. Cross-wing c.1530, main range c.1580. Rendered plinth; small
timber-framing with rendered in-fill; C20 plain-tile roof. hipped to right; brick
and stacks, ridge slack to centre. 2-storey, 3-window range, with single storey
and attic cross-wing to right. 6-panel door to left of centre with flat hood on
brackets. 3-light casement to right. 2-light casement to end of cross-wing.
3-light casements to first floor. Blocked window with diagonally set mullions to
first floor left of centre. 2-light casement to gable end of cross-wing. Raised
cruck truss to gable end of cross-wing. Left return: double Queen-post roof
truss to gable end. C17 addition to right. Painted coursed stone-rubble; C20
plain-tile roof. Single storey and attic; 2-window range. Two C19 casements.
Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. Rare example of original
2-storey cruck range forming cross-wing.


Listing NGR: SU4930589253

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

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