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Porch House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Tew, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.961 / 51°57'39"N

Longitude: -1.4249 / 1°25'29"W

OS Eastings: 439609

OS Northings: 229329

OS Grid: SP396293

Mapcode National: GBR 6SR.0KM

Mapcode Global: VHBZ4.8Z11

Entry Name: Porch House

Listing Date: 27 August 1956

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251886

Location: Great Tew, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Great Tew

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Tew

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP3929 (East side)
10/74 Porch House
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
No.26, Cottage No.27)


House, formerly sub-divided. Late C17/early C18, re-modelled early C19.
Marlstone rubble and ashlar; thatch roof with limestone-ashlar gable stacks.
3-unit plan with added porch wing. 2 storeys. Regular 4-window front has an
early C19 ashlar 2-storey porch, to right of centre, with a wooden Gothick
entrance screen, a continuous stone drip mould and, at first floor, a 2-light
stone-mullioned window with label; the gable has a cusped bargeboard. Within the
porch is a plank door and a blocked second entrance. Ground-floor windows have
C19 chamfered stone surrounds with labels and contain 3-light casements; three
3-light casements at first floor. All windows have lattice glazing. C19 stacks
have plinths and moulded caps. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.627-8).

Listing NGR: SP3960929329

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