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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: 1052894



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tackley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Jul-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 253040

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TACKLEY BALL LANE SP4720 (West side) 5/54 Stables at Manor Farm 27/08/57 (Formerly listed as Barn at Manor Farm) GV II* Stables. Said to be of 1616 and built for John Harborne. Regular coursed limestone with wide and narrow courses and irregular alternating quoins, and splay plinth. Thatched roof. 2 high storeys and attic; 6 bays. Symmetrical front is treated as a pair of identical structures, each with a chamfered shallow Tudor-arched doorway, with jambs of large blocks. Left doorway has a C20 stable door; right doorway has a plank door. Horizontally-set oval window above each door; first floor has similar doorways. Small 2-light chamfered mullioned windows to left and right of each door have iron bars. Return sides have a similar window to each floor. Interior has run-out chamfered beams. Very fine example of a C17 stable. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p803; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol IX, pp198-199)

Listing NGR: SP4769520447

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 803
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1969), 198-99
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

National Grid Reference: SP4769520447


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