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Tubney House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fyfield and Tubney, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6869 / 51°41'12"N

Longitude: -1.3725 / 1°22'21"W

OS Eastings: 443473

OS Northings: 198872

OS Grid: SU434988

Mapcode National: GBR 7YF.1V9

Mapcode Global: VHCXZ.5V8N

Entry Name: Tubney House

Listing Date: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249577

Location: Fyfield and Tubney, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX13

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse

Civil Parish: Fyfield and Tubney

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fyfield with Tubney

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

13/79 Tubney House

- II

House. Early C17: remodelled and extended in early C19. Walls stuccoed as
imitation stone ashlar; hipped and gabled Welsh slate roofs; numerous brick
stacks. C17 L-plan remodelled as early C19 double-depth plan. Early C19 Gothick
Revival style. 2 storeys; 5-window range. Early C19 two-storey canted bay right
of centre has early C20 porch added to front of tall pointed-arched early C19
Gothick style panelled door, and hood moulds over Gothick windows with 2-light
casements. Gabled front of outer bay has early C17 three-light ovolo-moulded
stone-mullioned attic window and crenellated and canted early C19 two-storey bay
which has similar early C17 mullioned and transomed window over early C19
six-pane sash. 3-window range to left of entry has hood-moulds over 8-pane
sashes, and pointed-arched French windows on ground floor. Crenellated parapet
carried across front. Right side wall of 3-storey, 3-window range: label moulds
over sashes. Rear elevation: has 6-pane sashes, and gabled outer bays of which
the right bay has label moulds over 6-pane sashes and adjoins early C19
semi-circular bay with stone chamfered doorway, 2-light chamfered
stone-mullioned windows and one splayed lights. Interior: cellars have two C17
chamfered and step-to-ogee-stopped beams (partly rotten). Hall:
cinquefoil-panelled reveals to front door, and Gothick-style panelled doors.
Early C19 staircase (c.1720-30), with fine iron-twist on vase balusters, was
reset in early C19 as straight-run stair rising to balcony. Segmental-arched
entries to lobby and rooms on right. Room to right has early C19 fireplace with
Diana the Huntress carving, and a cased beam. Room to rear of this, entered
through 6-panelled door with Gothick overlight and plasterwork arch, has fine
plaster boss in ceiling. First floor has early C19 panelled doors, some with
Gothick traceried heads, early C18 (c.1720-30) fireplace and panelling to right,
and Gothick fireplace over drawing room to left. Early C19 king-post roof.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire, p.243).

Listing NGR: SU4347398872

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