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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1052562



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Tew

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-May-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 251815

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GREAT TEW SP42NW 6/1 Beaconsfield Farmhouse

GV II Farmhouse. c.1820, possibly incorporating earlier elements. Maristone ashlar; coursed limestone rubble with marlstone-ashlar dressings; artificial stone-slate roofs with limestone-ashlar stacks. 2 parallel ranges. 2 storeys plus attic. Ashlar front of 6 irregularly spaced bays has a 6 panel door, right of centre, and has wide 20-pane sashes. A stone cornice breaks around the projecting bay and forms the pediment which contains a round-arched attic window. Roof has gable parapets bearing stacks and a ridge stack in line with the entrance. End walls and rear range are in rubble. Rear has leaded segmental-arched casements, including one of 3 lights with transoms. Interior not inspected. Beaconsfield Farm is on the site of a Roman Villa. (V.C.H.: Oxfordshire: Vol.XI, p.227).

Listing NGR: SP4066227492

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1983), 227

National Grid Reference: SP 40662 27492


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