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Lower Closen

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsington, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7206 / 51°43'13"N

Longitude: -1.1694 / 1°10'9"W

OS Eastings: 457474

OS Northings: 202751

OS Grid: SP574027

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZM.54V

Mapcode Global: VHCY2.P04V

Entry Name: Lower Closen

Listing Date: 25 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 246421

Location: Garsington, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Garsington

Built-Up Area: Garsington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Garsington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(East side)
7/33 No.90 (Lower Closen)

- II

House. Late C17. Limestone rubble with timber lintels; C20) plain-tile roof
and rebuilt stacks. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys plus attics. 4-
window front: imported C17 oak-panelled door with C20 oak doorcase has two
3-light casements to right and a 2-light casement to left; casements
above. Some frames are C20. No front dormers. Multiple flue central stack
and a lateral stack to right. Interior: large open fireplaces and ovolo-
chamfered-beam; timber-framed partition and a cased winder-stair rising to the
second floor. Graffito discovered in 1937 on second-floor chimney breast.
photographed and then covered up: "JohnsS/ this house was thatched 1689".

Listing NGR: SP5747402751

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