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Pound House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackthorn, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8696 / 51°52'10"N

Longitude: -1.1006 / 1°6'2"W

OS Eastings: 462019

OS Northings: 219384

OS Grid: SP620193

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z3.QKC

Mapcode Global: VHCXB.W80L

Entry Name: Pound House

Listing Date: 9 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243416

Location: Blackthorn, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Blackthorn

Built-Up Area: Blackthorn

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ambrosden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP6219 BLACKTHORN THAME ROAD
(South side)

17/31 Pound House

- II


Farmhouse, now house. 1658 formerly on datestone, altered C18, extended C20.
Coursed squared limestone and coursed rubble; concrete plain-tile roof with
rebuilt stacks. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys plus attics. 4-window front
has, to left of centre, a blocked doorway below a small 2-light window; flanking
bays have large tripartite sashes to both floors; bay to extreme right has wide
4-light windows with C19 iron casements. All windows except one have
richly-moulded stop-chamfered lintels. Roof has stacks in line with doorway, to
right gable, and has been raised at the front. Left gable wall has aligned
blocked windows to 3 floors. Gabled stair projection at rear has a large
casement with moulded stop-chamfered lintel. Single-storey rubble bay to right
of main range may be C18. C20 rear wing. Interior not inspected but noted as
containing some panelling.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.16).


Listing NGR: SP6201919384

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