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The Ridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Duns Tew, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9523 / 51°57'8"N

Longitude: -1.336 / 1°20'9"W

OS Eastings: 445732

OS Northings: 228404

OS Grid: SP457284

Mapcode National: GBR 7V5.K23

Mapcode Global: VHCWT.S6L7

Entry Name: The Ridge House

Listing Date: 5 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243987

Location: Duns Tew, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Duns Tew

Built-Up Area: Duns Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Duns Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SP4528 DUNS TEW
9/260 The Ridge House

GV II
House. Early/mid C17. Coursed limestone rubble with wooden lintels; thatch roof
with brick stacks. 3-unit plan in 2 builds plus outbuilding ranges. 2 storeys
plus attic and one storey plus attic. Right half of main range is taller and has
two 3-light casements at first floor, a similar window below, plus another which
was formerly an entrance; right bay has a mutilated stone-mullioned cellar
window with moulded label. Left half of front has two 3-light casements plus the
entrance at ground floor, and has a 3-light dormer in bay one. Steep-pitched
roof has a small inset dormer in bay 3 and has stacks to right of bays one and
4. A lower range to right was formerly a 3-bay outbuilding but is now part of
the house; a further single-storey range returns to rear from left end of main
range. Interior: stop-chamfered joists and spine beams; open fireplace with
chamfered bressumer; chamber fireplace with cambered stop-chamfered bressumer;
winder stairs.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p211)


Listing NGR: SP4573228404

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