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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: CULHAM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1194530

Location

CULHAM HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireSouth OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityCulham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jul-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 248818

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CULHAM HIGH STREET SU5095 (North side) 10/33 Culham House 18/07/63

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Rectory, now house. Mid C18, probably built and designed by John Phillips, extended late C18, C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond to plinth. Grey brick with red brick dressings to 5 bays to centre and left; red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond to right 2 bays. Old plain-tile hipped roof. 3-storey; 7-window range. 6-panel door with painted wood Gibbs surround with triangular pediment. 12-pane unhorned sashes to ground and first floors. Moulded brick band between first and second floors. 6-pane unhorned sashes to second floor. Angled bays to left and right returns. Rear: 3-storey, 7-window range. Red brick with flared headers in Flemish bond. Sash door to centre with flat hood. 12-pane unhorned sashes to ground and first floors. Flat brick band between first and second floor. 6-pane unhorned sash windows to second floor. Interior: dog-leg staircase to rear left from ground to second flours, with baluster balustrade. Painted wood doorcases to some ground floor rooms. Most fireplaces are C20 replacements, in C18 style. History: John Phillips (1709-75) was lay rector of Culham and a master builder in London. (V.C.H.; Oxfordshire, Vol.7, 1962, p.29).

Listing NGR: SU5041495191

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Salzman, L F - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Oxford - Date: 1962 - Page References: 29

National Grid Reference: SU 50414 95191

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