This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SP61NW AMBROSDEN MERTON ROAD (South side)
11/12 Park Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18 and C19. Coursed squared limestone with some ashlar dressings; old plain-tile and Welsh-slate roofs with brick stacks. Probable central-stair plan with added range. 2 storeys plus attics and 2 storeys.
Earlier main range has a symmetrical 3-window front comprising a central 6-panel door, with overlight, ribbed keyblock and flat panelled canopy on shaped brackets, flanked by canted wooden bay windows with sashes, cornice and fluted frieze; first floor has 12-pane sashes with ribbed keyblocks. Roof has flanking stacks and 3 hipped roof dormers with small-pane casements. Lower 2-window range is set back to left and has sashes, a slate roof and a lateral stack rising at front. Further subsidiary range to rear of main range. Interior not inspected.
On the site of the medieval manor house.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.V, p.15).
Listing NGR: SP6034419277
© Mr Chris Neville. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Neville, Chris
Rights Holder: Neville, Chris
Ashlar, Limestone, Tile, Welsh Slate, Medieval Manor House, Tudor Domestic, Elizabethan House, Dwelling, Farmhouse, Agricultural Dwelling, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Building, Unassigned
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