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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.

Name: ASHDOWN HOUSE, PAVILION AND ATTACHED WALL APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH EAST

List entry Number: 1048767

Location

ASHDOWN HOUSE, PAVILION AND ATTACHED WALL APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES SOUTH EAST

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireVale of White HorseDistrict AuthorityAshbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 250632

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History

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Details

ASHBURY SU28SE 8/3 Ashdown House, Pavilion and 10/11/52 attached wall approx 20 metres south-east

GV I

Pavilion, one of a pair to Ashdown House (q.v.). c.1662, Imitation stone render, limestone dressings and quoins; stone slate roof; limestone stacks. Original 5x1 bay plan form not deducible. 1 1/2-storey, 5-window range. Front facing Ashdown House: Central 6-panelled late C19 door has limestone eared architrave, semi-circular arch with raised key and decorative fanlight; 4-light wood- mullioned and transomed casemenmts with C20 plate glass and limestone eared architraves, 4 gabled dormers with moulded cornice and C20 casements. Rear elevation: identical windows to 5-window range; 5 similar dormers, with raised central 5 dormers. North gable end has blind door with limestone eared architrave, pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice. Moulded plinth, raised and chamfered quoins, dentilled wood cornice; hipped roof, surmounted by bell cupola; end stacks with moulded caps. Similar detail to square block attached to right corner, which has limestone eared architrave to front planked door. Interior: mutilated chalk fireplaces to left and right. Dog-leg with landing stairs opposite entry, have no surviving balusters etc. To rear right wall; limestone ashlar, moulded plinth and coping divided into two bays by piers with banded rustication, moulded cornice and ball finials. C20 garage built against front wall of right gable wall of pavilion.

Listing NGR: SU2823482003

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

National Grid Reference: SU 28234 82003

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