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Forest Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Forest Hill with Shotover, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7634 / 51°45'48"N

Longitude: -1.1587 / 1°9'31"W

OS Eastings: 458156

OS Northings: 207520

OS Grid: SP581075

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z2.FVD

Mapcode Global: VHCXP.VYS2

Entry Name: Forest Hill House

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246588

Location: Forest Hill with Shotover, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Forest Hill with Shotover

Built-Up Area: Forest Hill

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Forest Hill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

FOREST HILL WITH SHOTOVER MAIN STREET
SPSONE (North side)
Forest Hill
5/68 Forest Hill House

GV II


Shown on O.S. map as Vicarage.
Vicarage, now house. Early C19, with slightly-earlier service wing. Limestone
ashlar and coursed rubble; Welsh-slate roof with stone gable stacks. L-plan plus
service range. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front, with plinth, storey band
and parapet cornice, has central doorway, with flanking columns and entablature,
containing a 6-panel door and rectangular overlight with margin lights. Outer
bays have 2-storey mid-C19 rectangular bay windows, but a 12-pane sash survives
above the door. 4-window garden front, to right, has, to left, the
triangular-pedimented gable of the front range, and has 2 further bays with
12-pane sashes. Rubble service range, to left of the main front, has some C18
casements. Interior not inspected. Noted as having been finished about 1828.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.132).


Listing NGR: SP5815607520

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