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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: NUMBER 168 (THE OLD PARSONAGE) AND ATTACHED WALL

List entry Number: 1198706

Location

NUMBER 168 (THE OLD PARSONAGE) AND ATTACHED WALL, WROSLYN ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireWest OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityFreeland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 252742

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

FREELAND WROSLYN ROAD SP41SW (West side) 10/88 No.168 (The Old Parsonage) and 12/09/73 attached wall GV II Parsonage, now part of Convent of St. Clare. 1869-71, by J.L. Pearson. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar quoins and bands; half-hipped plain-tile roof; stone ashlar stack to left. Double-depth plan. Gothic Arts and Crafts style. One storey and attic; 5-window range, with 2 asymmetrical gabled bays to left. Studded door with wrought-iron fittings set in double-chamfered pointed-arched archway. 3 offset buttresses to bay divisions. Tympanum arches over 2-and 3-light transomed plate-tracery windows, with quatrefoil carvings in each spandrel; 3-light stone-mullioned window above door, and gabled half-dormer with similar wood-mullioned and transomed window to right. Remodelled roughcast block to right. Half-timbering and stone-mullioned and transomed windows to rear. One-storey gallery connected to Church of St. Mary (q.v.) on left. Interior: wood-framed dog-leg staircase. Subsidiary features: approximately 5 metres of limestone rubble wall with pointed arched doorway runs to Old Schoolhouse (q.v.) on right. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p607)

Listing NGR: SP4137212722

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 607

National Grid Reference: SP 41372 12722

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