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Latitude: 51.9133 / 51°54'48"N
Longitude: -1.3027 / 1°18'9"W
OS Eastings: 448059
OS Northings: 224096
OS Grid: SP480240
Mapcode National: GBR 7VT.1G8
Mapcode Global: VHCX1.C5NK
Entry Name: The Dower House
Listing Date: 29 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368007
English Heritage Legacy ID: 252904
Location: Rousham, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX25
District: West Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Rousham
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Rousham
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ROUSHAM ROUSHAM VILLAGE
4/248 The Dower House
Parsonage, now house. Late C17; remodelled and attic storey added by William
Wilkinson in 1874. Squared and coursed limestone with ashlar quoins and
dressings; gabled and hipped concrete tile roof; brick end stacks. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3 window range. Plain ashlar architraves to central
studded door, tripartite sash with glazing bars to right and 6-pane sashes.
Haif-hipped gable to right and dormer to left have late C19 plate-glass sash to
left and 6-panme sash to right. Two-storey service range of similar style to
left. C18 doorway with plain keyed architrave in right gable end. Interior:
central hall has late C17 dog-leg with landing staircase, renewed in 1860s,
which has turned balusters on closed string; mid C19 panelled doors.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p159)
Listing NGR: SP4805924096
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