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WHITTONS

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.

Name: WHITTONS

List entry Number: 1053013

Location

WHITTONS, PARK ROAD

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Combe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jun-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 252724

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

COMBE PARK ROAD SP41NW (South side) 6/70 Whittons - II House. Early C17, with possible medieval origins. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled thatch roof; stone ridge and end stacks. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2-storey, 3-window range of 3-and 4-light casements with chamfered wood lintels. Further 2-light casement to ground floor right. C20 plank door with wood lintel to centre-left. Interior: large chamfered spine beans with stepped stops and large, flat chamfered joists. In room to far right a stone open fireplace with hollow-chamfered surround with 4-centred head. In room with C17 beams an open fireplace with large chamfered timber bressumer. To rear of this room a stone spiral staircase to first floor, with timber treads leading to attics. At ground-floor entrance to staircase a timber doorway with Tudor-arched head. Stone-flagged floors in rooms to centre and right. Roof shows evidence of smoke-blackened timbers, but trusses and most rafters replaced C20.

Listing NGR: SP4169016056

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National Grid Reference: SP4169016056

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