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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: 1059670



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

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Towersey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Aug-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249145

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TOWERSEY MANOR ROAD SP7305 (North side) 8/131 No.45 (Towersey Manor House)


House. Probably early C19 with later C19 additions to left and to rear. Stone uncoursed rubble with brick dressings; slate hipped roof; various brick stacks. Double-depth plan. 2-storey, 3-window range having addition to left of 2-storey, 2-window range. Glazed double door to centre of original block with decorative fanlight and rendered porch having Doric pilasters and cornice. Unhorned tripartite sashes with glazing bars and cambered brick heads, to left and right of original black. 12-pane unhorned sashes with cambered brick heads to all other openings. Bracketed eaves. Cast-iron cornice-moulded guttering. Interior: C19 decorative plaster ceilings in "Jacobean' style and "Adam" style to ground floor rooms. Probably early C20 staircase to double-height hall to rear with glazed saucer-dome skylight.

Listing NGR: SP7379305096

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National Grid Reference: SP 73793 05096


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