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Bishop's Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwell, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6024 / 51°36'8"N

Longitude: -1.2882 / 1°17'17"W

OS Eastings: 449396

OS Northings: 189522

OS Grid: SU493895

Mapcode National: GBR 7ZH.K3V

Mapcode Global: VHCYD.MZCH

Entry Name: Bishop's Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 250002

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

HARWELL TOWNSEND
SU4989 (East side)
25/10/51 Bishop's Manor Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. Probably mid C17. Roughcast, probably on timber-framing; old
plain-tile cross-gabled roof; massive lateral stack to right of coursed stone
rubble with brick dressings and 2 diagonally-set brick flues, brick ridge Stack
to left return 2 storeys and attic; 2-window range at right-angles to street.
6-panel door to centre with flat hood on brackets 3-light casements to ground
floor left and first floor left and centre curved roughcast eaves 2
cross-gables with banded fish-scale tile-hanging. Left return, to street:
3-light casements to ground floor left and right with gabled hoods on brackets,
2 jettied, cross-gables to attic on carved brackets with moulded bressumer.
False close-studded timber-framing to cross-gables. Rear; C18 wide sash-door to
centre. Irregular fenestration of casements. Double Queen-post roof truss to
gable end to right. Interior: noted as having massive chamfered spine beans with
ogee end stops,


Listing NGR: SU4939689522

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