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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: 1251962



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: 24-Mar-1995

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 249157

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SP70NW 1706-0/1/10001

TOWERSEY Grange Farmhouse


Farmhouse; derelict. Circa early C17; extended in C18. Timber-framed and brick. Plain tile roof with gabled ends. Brick gable-end stack and large lateral stack with three brick shafts. PLAN: C17 two and halfbay timber-framed range with a lateral stack on the north east side. In the C18 a brick range was built to the south comprising one room and a stairhall and forming a new front; to the rear north there is another C18 brick wing. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic. 2-window south east front range with 3-light casements with glazing bars, central doorway and gabled dormer with small casements; right-hand part of front is overgrown with ivy. At rear gable-ended timber-framed wing on left with red brick nogging and further to left a brick wing parallel to front range. INTERIOR: C17 timber-frame of two and half bays with jowled posts, tension-braces and clasped-purlin roof with wind-braces. The C18 wings have butt-purlin roofs; the south wing has C18 2-panel cupboard doors, but mainly Victorian joinery, staircase and cast-iron chimneypieces.

Listing NGR: SP7428505534

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National Grid Reference: SP7428505534


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