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Wendlebury House wendlebury Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendlebury, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.873 / 51°52'22"N

Longitude: -1.1876 / 1°11'15"W

OS Eastings: 456023

OS Northings: 219697

OS Grid: SP560196

Mapcode National: GBR 8XP.DLB

Mapcode Global: VHCX9.C5HY

Entry Name: Wendlebury House wendlebury Lodge

Listing Date: 26 November 1951

Last Amended: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369719

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243377

Location: Wendlebury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Wendlebury

Built-Up Area: Wendlebury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wendlebury

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WENDLEBURY CHURCH LANE
SP51NE (North side)
3/136 Wendlebury House and
26/11/51 Wendlebury Lodge
(Formerly listed as Wendlebury
House)
- II
Manor house, now 2 houses. Early and mid C18, probably with an earlier core.
Limestone ashlar, squared coursed rubble and random rubble; plain-tile roof with
rebuilt stacks. Single range with rear additions. 2 storeys plus attic.
Symmetrical 5-window ashlar section, to left of front, breaks forward slightly
under a parapet and cornice, and has rusticated quoins, storeyband and moulded
architraves; panelled door with ornamental overlight is sheltered by a stone
canopy on Tuscan columns with corresponding pilasters; all windows have 12-pane
sashes. 6-window range to right in squared rubble has an earlier front with a
dentil cornice and storeyband; sashes have wooden lintels including one blind
window; a large window at ground floor is an early C20 alteration. Continuous
steep-pitched roof over both sections has hipped roof dormer. Rubble rear wall
is largely obscured by additions but retains, to rear of ashlar section, some
leaded casements, and to rear of rubble section some large lunettes. Interior:
mid C18 dog-leg stair with turned balusters and ramped handrails; late C18
Adam-style fireplace.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.Vl, p.339; Buildings of England: 0xfordshire, p.832).


Listing NGR: SP5602319697

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