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The Manor House and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Newington, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6639 / 51°39'50"N

Longitude: -1.1214 / 1°7'17"W

OS Eastings: 460862

OS Northings: 196494

OS Grid: SU608964

Mapcode National: GBR 908.R91

Mapcode Global: VHCY9.JF0S

Entry Name: The Manor House and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Last Amended: 19 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248277

Location: Newington, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Newington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Newington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

NEWINGTON A329
SU6096 (West side)
15/40 The Manor House and attached
18/07/63 walls
(Formerly listed as Newington
Cottage with wall up to
churchyard)

GV II

Manor house. Probably late C17, but may be partly earlier. Coursed limestone
rubble with ashlar and brick dressings; old plain-tile roof with brick stacks.
L-plan. 2 storeys plus attics. Original entrance front, with stepped brick
plinth and ashlar quoins, has central segmental-arched doorway and, to left,
2-light casements at ground and first floor, both with heavy frames in brick
dressings; above the door is a small window with chamfered stone surround; blind
right bay has remains of plaster sundial. Roof is hipped to right and has one
hipped dormer to left of centre. Left gable wall has brick-quoined chimney
projection with tumbled off-sets. Roof projects at rear by more than a metre.
Right gable wall returns to rear range, containing present main entrance and
further heavy-framed casements in first 2 bays; rear 2 bays are mostly C20 but
wall extends beyond, with remains of 2 more windows, to link with churchyard
wall and now forms part of a C20 outbuilding. Interior: moulded and chamfered
beans. Roofs have 2 rows of windbraces, clasped upper purlins and butt lower
purlins. One truss has slightly curved principals. Attached wall running
eastwards is in coursed rubble with a stepped brick plinth and dentil course
below a tiled coping. A doorway has a plain ashlar architrave. The wall running
west is higher and has a brick lining. It continues in brick.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.716).


Listing NGR: SU6086196460

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