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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1285077
English Heritage Legacy ID: 246588
Location: Forest Hill with Shotover, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX33
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
FOREST HILL WITH SHOTOVER MAIN STREET
SPSONE (North side)
5/68 Forest Hill House
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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