THE SHRUBBERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1048982
Date first listed:
12-Sep-1955
Date of most recent amendment:
17-Oct-1988
Statutory Address:
THE SHRUBBERY, 26, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE SHRUBBERY, 26, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Eynsham
National Grid Reference:
SP 43394 09245

Details

EYNSHAM HIGH STREET SP4309 (South side) 14/130 No.26 (The Shrubbery) 12/09/55 (Formerly listed as The Shrubbery)

- II

House. Early C16; remodelled in late C16/C17 and c.1800; further c.1900 and C20 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble with roughcast front; gabled stone slate roof; stone ashlar left end ridge stacks. 3-unit through-passage plan, with later C17 cross wings. 2 storeys; 3-window range. 2-storey porch to right has segmental-arched entry: C16 studded door with iron fittings set in moulded wood architrave. C20 three-light casements. Rear: C18 three-light leaded casements, roof dormer with 2-light leaded casement and C20 extension. C18 two-storey wing added to front left: roughcast with gabled old tile roof and stone lateral stack. late C18 wing to right, much altered c.1900 has c.1950 extension to left: all roughcast. Interior: stop-chamfered and chamfered beams on ground floor. Fine early C16 doorway to rear of through-passage has studded door set in hollow-chamfered round-headed architrave with sunk spandrels. Right room has remodelled open fireplace and stone steps to cellar; open fireplace with chamfered bressumer and stone jambs to left. C17framed winder stairs to right of passage. First floor has chamfered stone fireplace to right, and central fireplace with chamfered bressumer and stone jambs. Butt-purlin roofs to cross wings. Roof over hall: 2 early C16 arch-braced trusses remodelled when C17 queen-post trusses were built across them. Drawing by J.C. Buckler c.1826, shows C17 mullioned windows in cross wings. (Bodleian Library, M.S. Top, Oxon, c.551, J.114).

Listing NGR: SP4339409245

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
252208
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Jan 2003
Reference: IOE01/09097/09
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