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Latitude: 52.1109 / 52°6'39"N
Longitude: -1.5403 / 1°32'25"W
OS Eastings: 431575
OS Northings: 245937
OS Grid: SP315459
Mapcode National: GBR 6QN.MDB
Mapcode Global: VHBYH.861N
Entry Name: Post Office the Homestead
Listing Date: 23 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1364749
English Heritage Legacy ID: 307283
Location: Oxhill, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35
Civil Parish: Oxhill
Built-Up Area: Oxhill
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Oxhill St Lawrence
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
MAIN STREET (East side)
The Homestead and adjoining Post Office
House. Probably C15 origins, with C17 additions and alterations. Cruck
construction, with ironstone and brick facade, faced with reconstituted stone.
New tile roof and brick end stack, the ridge stack now gone. One storey plus
attic; 2-window range. Originally a hall house plan. To centre left and centre
right a C19 plank door, that to left with C20 porch. To left a C19 three-light
casement with wood lintel. To right, and in 2 gabled dormers C20 casements. One
storey outbuilding range extending forward from right is now Post Office. C19
plank door and 2-light window to right. Large C20 stone extension to rear.
Interior: 3 pairs of full or raised crucks, that to centre with king post rising
from collar to ridge piece. Arch braced collar with further struts tying cruck
blades to collar. Composite saddle. Later smoke bay frame, now hidden. The smoke
bay bressumer removed. C17 floor insertion.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25th July 2016.
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