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Home Close and Attached Walls and Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Sibford Ferris, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0333 / 52°1'59"N

Longitude: -1.4815 / 1°28'53"W

OS Eastings: 435667

OS Northings: 237335

OS Grid: SP356373

Mapcode National: GBR 6RP.J87

Mapcode Global: VHBYX.85N3

Entry Name: Home Close and Attached Walls and Steps

Listing Date: 20 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244702

Location: Sibford Ferris, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Sibford Ferris

Built-Up Area: Sibford Ferris

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sibford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(South side)
16/146 Home Close and attached walls
and steps
House. 1911 by M.H. Baillie-Scott for E. Ernest Boorne Esq. Squared coursed
ironstone. Steeply pitched stone slate roof laid to diminishing bonds. Stone
coped gables with moulded kneelers. Diagonally set brick internal stacks and
stone end stacks. Long rectangular plan with flanking wings. Arts and Crafts
style. Single storey plus attic. 9-window attic range. Gabled 2-storey porch has
plank door. Garage door and another C20 door on right. Ground floor windows
include stone mullioned and stone mullioned and transomed windows. Hood moulds
and label stops. Attic floor has stone mullioned windows and 3 asymmetical
gabled half-dormers. Rear has wide 4-centred arched stone doorway. To left a
tall 4-light stone mullioned and transomed window to hall. To right 5- and
6-light stone mullioned windows. Hood moulds and label stops. First floor has
stone mullioned or mullioned and transomed windows. Interior. Complete and
unaltered with stone fireplaces, fireplace with wood surround, panelling, plank
doors with wrought-iron hinges, stone flags, open well staircase in C17 style.
To rear a series of walls, steps and round headed niches forming a planned
layout, also designed by M.H. Baillie Scott.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: 1974, p766; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol X, p229;
Baillie-Scott, M.H. and Beresford, A.E., Houses and Gardens, 1933, p261 and
plates 164-5)

Listing NGR: SP3567037340

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