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Old Compton

A Grade II Listed Building in Denchworth, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6245 / 51°37'28"N

Longitude: -1.4505 / 1°27'1"W

OS Eastings: 438137

OS Northings: 191889

OS Grid: SU381918

Mapcode National: GBR 6XS.03V

Mapcode Global: VHC0V.TF1G

Entry Name: Old Compton

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251111

Location: Denchworth, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Denchworth

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

SU39SE (West side)
1/17 Old Compton


Farmhouse, now house. Late C16/early C17, with left gabled bay of possibly
earlier range, and late C17 one-bay block to right. Roughcast over timber frame
to right; coursed limestone rubble left block; thatched roof; brick stack.
L-plan. One storey and attic; 4-window range. C20 door and casements. C20
two-storey extension in similar style and materials to rear left. Interior:
Chamfered beams throughout, with chamfered bressumers over open stone
fireplaces. Square timber framing exposed in right side wall of original front
range. 2-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins to right of stack. Carved
brackets to chamfered beam in right extension.

Listing NGR: SU3813791889

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