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Upper Farm Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Harpsden, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.524 / 51°31'26"N

Longitude: -0.9452 / 0°56'42"W

OS Eastings: 473274

OS Northings: 181096

OS Grid: SU732810

Mapcode National: GBR C4X.FVC

Mapcode Global: VHDWF.KYNK

Entry Name: Upper Farm Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368909

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247215

Location: Harpsden, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Harpsden

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Harpsden

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

HARPSDEN
UPPER FARM
SU 78 SW
1209-6/10000 Upper Farm Farmhouse
GV II

Farmhouse. Late C16 with C18, mid C19 and some C20 alterations and
additions. Timber frame and brick. Slated and tiled cross-pitched
and double pitched roofs with tall brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys,
attic and cellar. Original L-plan timber framed house, 3 bays to
south, 2 bays to west, appears to have been brick clad mid C19 when
2 bays were added in the angle to form a rectangular plan. Eastern
main entrance front with four windows. Central entrance of hood
supported on paired wooden brackets flanking sidelights to panelled
door. Flush framed mid C19 sashes and casement, mostly with concrete
lintels; ground floor right a large tripartite sash. Gabled C16 bay
to left has a wide external full height chimney stack with tumbled
bricks. Small window in gable to left with some timber truss exposed.
Southern garden front with 3 windows. Central French doors with
sidelights and 2 & 3-light windows, all of C20 Crittal type. 3
dormers on a tiled roof with dentil brick eaves cornice. Interior
reveals original large framing and spinebeams of heavy scantling with
carpenters marks and some chamfered stops visible. Roof trusses of
a cambered tie beam, queen struts and collar construction with clasped
purlins; some curved wall and wind braces visible. South front left
hand roof truss removed when roof line altered. Features include 2
C16 ledged doors with strap hinges (probably repositioned), some wide
floor boards and C19 fireplaces.


Listing NGR: SU7327481096

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