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CANTERBURY HOUSE

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: CANTERBURY HOUSE

List entry Number: 1066025

Location

CANTERBURY HOUSE, FIR LANE

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

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Steeple Aston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Feb-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 422436

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

STEEPLE ASTON FIR LANE SP4726 (West side) 8/104 Canterbury House - II

Rectory, now house, 1832, extended later. Coursed squared marlstone with ashlar dressings (some limestone); Welsh-slate roof with ashlar stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 4-window front, facing garden, has 12-pane sashes, larger at ground floor and all with limestone quoins and flat arches; other dressings are in marlstone Shallow-pitched hipped roof has projecting eaves with plastered soffits, and has flanking stacks. Right return wall has 4 further sashes and includes the entrance, with a 6-panel door, fanlight, and flat canopy on shaped brackets. Left side and rear have small C19 extensions. Interior: Wide stair with stick balustrade and mahogany handrail; contemporary fireplaces to principal rooms. (VCH: 0xfordshire: Vol XI, p40)

Listing NGR: SP4752526083

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1983), 40

National Grid Reference: SP 47525 26083

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