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Top Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Shenington with Alkerton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0821 / 52°4'55"N

Longitude: -1.4602 / 1°27'36"W

OS Eastings: 437089

OS Northings: 242775

OS Grid: SP370427

Mapcode National: GBR 6R4.HMZ

Mapcode Global: VHBYJ.MXXR

Entry Name: Top Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244623

Location: Shenington with Alkerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Shenington with Alkerton

Built-Up Area: Shenington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shenington with Alkerton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SHENINGTON WITH ALKERTON RATTLECOMBE ROAD
SP 3642-3742
(North side)
Shenington
7/67 Top Farmhouse
GV II
Farmhouse, now house. Possibly originally 2 dwellings. 3 builds. Late C17 with
later alterations following fire c.1721 and C19 additions. Squared coursed
ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched stone slate roof with Welsh slate and C20-tile
to rear. Stone coped gables with moulded kneelers. Renewed blue brick shafts on
chamfered stone bases to ridge and end stacks. Long rectangular plan of 6-units
plus further C19 part of 2-units on left. Main part. Entrance to left has a
4-panelled door with wood lintel and is flanked by 3-light wood casements with
wood lintels. 2- and 3-light casements to right have wood lintels. First floor
has six 2-light wood casements with wood lintels, 2 gabled roof dormer with
2-light wood casements, stone slate roofs and sides. C19 part. Coursed squared
ironstone rubble. Slate roof. Single storey plus attic. Wood casements and 2
half-dormers. interior has stop-chamfered beams and inglenook fireplace with
chamfered bressumer. Butt purlin roof.


Listing NGR: SP3708942775

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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