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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: 1283234



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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireWest OxfordshireDistrict AuthorityStanton Harcourt

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Oct-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 252409

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STANTON HARCOURT HARCOURT HOUSE SP4105 21/325 Manor Farmhouse approx 70m. S 12/09/55 of Harcourt House (Formerly listed as Manor Farmhouse)


Service range, now house. C15, with later alterations, for the Harcourt family. Coursed limestone rubble; gabled stone slate roof; C20 brick left end stack; 2 adjoining lateral stone stacks, finished in C20 brick, to front. 3-unit plan, with cross passage. storeys and attic; 5-window range. 2-window range to left of stack has hood moulds over C15 trefoil- and cinquefoil-headed lights, timber lintel over C20 two-light casement to right and C20 gabled roof dormer with 3-light casement. 3-window range to right of stacks has late C19 bracketed flat hood over half-glazed door and timber lintels over late C19/C20 casements; hood mould over C15 hollow-chamfered architrave to window left of door; late C19 roof dormer. Rear: 3-window range to left with stone and wood one- and 2-light cinquefoil-headed windows. Rear right wing: of limestone rubble, with rendered first floor and early C19 chequer brick to left; hipped stone slate roof, with brick rear end stack; large C15 offset stone lateral stack to dairy outshut on right. Early C19 two-storey extension, possible former granary, to right of front: of light timber framing with brick infill set on tall limestone rubble plinth; brick end stack. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest: noted as having arch-braced roof, with butt purlins, supported on head corbels. Attached to the Great Kitchen (q.v.). (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.783; National Monuments Record; Oxfordshire County Museum, Woodstock, PRN.3379 (for plan and section).

Listing NGR: SP4161105588

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Sherwood, J - Title: The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire - Date: 1974 - Page References: 783

National Grid Reference: SP 41611 05588


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