LOWER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1053374
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1989
Statutory Address:
LOWER HOUSE

Map

Ordnance survey map of LOWER HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. 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 - 1053374 .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 18-Oct-2019 at 19:28:29.

Location

Statutory Address:
LOWER HOUSE

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Kelmscott
National Grid Reference:
SU 24945 99096

Details

KELMSCOTT SU2499-2599 10/72 Lower House GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with minor later additions and alterations. Roughly coursed limestone rubble; stone slate roof with moulded coped verges and kneelers. L-plan with low range to rear on right. 2 storeys and attic with moulded wooden eaves cornice interrupted by central gabled full dormer with stop-chamfered stone dripmould at eaves level and dripmould above 2-light mullion window. Moulded coped verges with kneelers and ball finial to apex. 5-window front; chamfered leaded cross windows with continuous dripmould to ground floor. Gabled 2-light leaded dormers in middle of roof slope to left and right. Central entrance; 6-panel door in moulded stone surround with rectangular overlight under flat wooden hood with elaborately carved scrolled brackets. Integral end stacks with moulded capping and bases. Lean-to attached to rear of rear range. Interior. Not inspected at time of resurvey (May 1987) but likely to be of interest. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p667) [2367]

Listing NGR: SU2494599096

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
253824
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 667

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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 15 Nov 2007
Reference: IOE01/17075/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Tim Belcher. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].