Farmhouse At Church Farm / Church Farmhouse

2 Aug 2002
Farmhouse At Church Farm, High Street, Long Wittenham, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX14 4QJ
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Church Farmhouse, High Street, Long Wittenham, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX14 4QJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LONG WITTENHAM HIGH STREET SU5493 (North side) 9/73 Church Farmhouse 14/06/63 (Formerly listed as Farmhouse at Church Farm)


Farmhouse. Mid C15, C16 cross-wing to rear, C19 front. Cruck-framed; render, probably on brick; old plain-tile roof; massive brick ridge stack to left, brick lateral stack to left. L-complex plan. Single storey and attic; 2-window range.

Plank door to centre with open lean-to porch. 3-light casement to right. 3-light wood-mullioned and transomed window to right. 3-light casement to cross-gable to right. 16-pane sash to cross-gable to left. Left return: C19 brick to right; C16 large timber-framing to left; rendered infill to ground floor; herringbone pattern brick infill to first floor. Single storey and attic; one-window range to right; 2-storey, 2-window range to left. Irregular fenestration of casements to left. Jettied first floor to left and to rear. Cruck truss visible to interior left. Queen post roof to rear. Open fireplaces to ground floor.

Extensive beaming to interior. Cruck radio-carbon dated to c.1445.

(J. Fletcher "Crucks in the West Berkshire and Oxford Region; 0xoniensa, p.85; Buildings of England: Berkshire, p.171).

Listing NGR: SU5486393980


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1557 IOE Records taken by George P Pells; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr George P. Pells. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Pells, George P.

Rights Holder: Pells, George P.


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