Crown Farmhouse

16 Jul 2001
Crown Farmhouse, 13 The Green, Ascott Under Wychwood, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7 6AB
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ASCOTT-UNDER-WYCHWOOD THE GREEN SP 31 NW 4/14 No 13 (Crown Farmhouse) - GV II Farmhouse. Mid-Cl7 remodelled mid-C19. Rubble with stone slate and imitation stone slate roofs, the north-east wing at a steeper pitch; 2 brick chimneys to front wing.

L-plan: the north-east wing is C17, the south range was added mid-C19.

North-east wing: lobby entry from east. Two storeys, 2 windows, the ground floor ones hollow chamfered in rebated surrounds, to left with central king mullion and drip. Large central stack with 3 flues separated by narrow arched slits, doorway to right. Interior: large inglenook in right-hand room; on first floor to south room a good Tudor arch fireplace with urn stops, doorway with ovolo-moulded frame with raised diamond stops; decorative stops also to first floor cross beams; first floor north room has a black letter inscription on gable wall. This building is linked to the roadside range by a short block which has a scroll bracketed open pediment porch to principal doorway.

The south range is gabled to left-hand side (facing road) and has a long outbuilding range to right. 1:2 windows, timber lintels to C20 2- and 3-light cross-mullion casements at slightly irregular heights. Doorway to right with open stone pediment on large scroll brackets, ledged door: this gives into a passage with end arch. The right-hand (west) blockk has various openings to north and stone steps to granary also to north; otherwise rather plain to road.

Listing NGR: SP3007018596


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1087 IOE Records taken by Ash Ismail; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Ash Ismail. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Ismail, Ash

Rights Holder: Ismail, Ash


Rubble, Stone, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building

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