This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1053307



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lyneham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-May-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 254064

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.



7/166 Lyneham Farmhouse and attached farmbuildings


Farmhouse and attached model farmbuildings. Farmhouse. Dated 1843; minor later additions and alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble; stone slate roof with moulded coped verges to gables and hipped to rear; corbelled eaves cornice to short centre range to front. Main range only one room deep. 2 storeys and attic. Projecting shaped gable to right has 3-light mullioned and transomed ovolo-moulded window to ground floor, similar mullioned window of 2 lights to first floor and slightly projecting window surround housing narrow rectangular window to attic. Short centre range has recessed narrow rectangular window on first floor directly above gabled porch with datestone "AD/1843", ball finial to apex and hoodmould to outer Tudor arch; 6-panel inner door (upper panels now glazed) with Tudor-arched wreathed and radiating fanlight. Slightly projecting gable with ball finial to left has similar windows to right gable, except they are cavetto-moulded and window surround to attic does not project. Canted bay window to left return and prominent ridge stack. Right gable has external lateral stack to right, having twin diagonal shafts with moulded capping. Cellar beneath. All windows have either cast-iron or leaded lights. Prominent external stack to back wall on left with contemporary gabled service ranges projecting to rear. Longest of these is linked to west range of farmbuildings which connects with 2-bay cart shelter with central passage-way on north. This is abutted on west side by long barn with segmental-headed plank doors and windows on both floors and 2 lean-to cart entrances (with opposing entrances to south) on north side. Hip-roofed range projecting at right-angles to south towards east end has external lateral stack with tapering shaft. Further to west, also at right-angles to south of barn, are attached cowhouses with short range projecting at right-angles to west. Roofs of farmbuildings mainly have concrete tiles but otherwise buildings are largely unaltered externally. Interior. Large barn has mixture of king posts and raking struts from tie beams to principal rafters to trenched-purlin roof. Loft to 4 west bays and C19 quarry tile floor. gearing for former threshing machine survives to 3 eastern bays but all other machinery gone. [2616]

Listing NGR: SP2795020486

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SP 27950 20486


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1053307 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 17-Jul-2018 at 06:33:01.

End of official listing