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Home Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Middle Aston, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.94 / 51°56'24"N

Longitude: -1.3089 / 1°18'31"W

OS Eastings: 447608

OS Northings: 227062

OS Grid: SP476270

Mapcode National: GBR 7VD.CX6

Mapcode Global: VHCWV.8HFM

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369851

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243992

Location: Middle Aston, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Middle Aston

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steeple Aston

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/265 Home Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late C17, extended C19 and altered C20. Mixed limestone and marlstone
rubble with some limestone-ashlar dressings; Cotswold-slate roof with
stone-and-brick slacks. 3-unit plan, extended. 2 storeys plus attic. 3-window
garden front, with a C19 bay to right containing a secondary doorway, has a
gabled stair projection between bays 2 and 3 containing the inserted main
dourway; projection retains a 2-light ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned window and
has an ornamental sundial in the gable. Flanking it at ground floor are 3-light
windows: to right with a label mould over a C20 casement; to left an unusual
3-light stone-mullioned window, the label arching over a fluted segmental
tympanum to the middle light. Windows in bay one and at first floor are C20.
Steep-pitched roof has stacks to left of bays one and 3, both with stone
plinths, and has a C20 roof dormer. Front is largely obscured by two small C19
extensions. Interior: stop-chamfered spine beam; inglenook fireplace with
stop-chamfered bressumer.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p25; R. Wood-Jones: Traditional Domestic Architecture
in the Banbury Region: 1963, p263)

Listing NGR: SP4760827062

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