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Numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 the Tithe Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Merton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8555 / 51°51'19"N

Longitude: -1.1634 / 1°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 457714

OS Northings: 217765

OS Grid: SP577177

Mapcode National: GBR 8XX.LP3

Mapcode Global: VHCX9.SM9F

Entry Name: Numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 the Tithe Barn

Listing Date: 1 December 1970

Last Amended: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243339

Location: Merton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Merton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Merton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

MERTON
SP5717
10/97 Nos.1, 2, 3 and 4 The Tithe
01/12/70 Barn
(Formerly listed as Tithe
Barn)
GV II
Tithe barn, now 4 houses. Possibly early C16, converted late C20. Limestone
rubble; concrete plain-tile roof. 5- or 6-bay plan with porch. Front has porch
to left of centre, infilled with weatherboarding, and has some slits and small
square openings in the flanking bays; C20 doorways, casements and dormer
windows. Ends have further slits and ogee-shaped gable vents. Interior: roof
structure, noted as having queen-post trusses, survives at least in part.
Probably built for Eynsham Abbey. Included for group value.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.222; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.701).


Listing NGR: SP5771017763

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