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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: 1059431



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Watlington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jul-1963

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Feb-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 247608

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Reasons for Designation

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In the entry for WATLINGTON CHURCH STREET (north side) 6/136 No.42 (Church Close)

The item shall be amended to read CHURCH STREET (north side) No.27 (Church Close)


WATLINGTON CHURCH STREET SU6894 (North side) 6/136 No.42 (Church Close) 18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Church Close)


House. c.1700; mid C18 bays added to sides. Flemish bond red brick: mid C18 English bond brick to extensions. Gabled Welsh slate roof; brick ridge stacks, originally end stacks of c.1700 house. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys; 7-window range. Gauged brick flat arches with raised flush keys over late C19 four-panelled (2 glazed) door, and mid C19 horned sashes; segmental arches over horned 6-pane sashes. Further mid C18 bays have segmental and flat arches over two 6-pane sashes, 2 mid C19 horned sashes and one one-light casement. Mid/late C19 rear range. Mid C18 one-storey range to left, of English bond brick over chalk and flint rubble with brick band and dressings; hipped old tile roof; brick ridge stack; 2 plank doors and mid/late C19 casements to rear. Interior: timber-framed partitions. Chamfered bressumer over open fireplace and chamfered roll-stopped bressumer to right. Central hall has chamfered beam, mid C18 fireplace and spice cupboard, and unusual early C19 winder stairs, with Gothick spandrel, rising to landing with turned balusters. Roof not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SU6869394693

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National Grid Reference: SU 68693 94693


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