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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1300905

Location

42A AND 42B, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireVale of White HorseDistrict AuthorityMilton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-May-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 250024

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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

MILTON HIGH STREET SU4892 (West side) 8/161 Nos.42a and 42b GV II* House, now 2 dwellings. Early C14, with C15 extensions and later alterations. Stone rubble plinth; irregular timber-framing with tension braces and rendered infill; thatch roof; old plain-tile hipped roof to cross-wing; stone-based brick ridge stack to left of centre; brick ridge stack to cross-wing. Single-ended hall-house plan. Single storey and attic; 3-bay range with 2-storey, 3-bay cross-wing- to left. Flank door to left of main range. Irregular fenestration of casements. Interior not inspected but the following information fluted; west range has chamber-bay to west end, originally single-storeyed; which has partition truss with tie-beam, dragon-ties. Queen posts supporting arcade plates, and central crown-post. Next two bays were open hall; central arch-braced base-cruck truss with single tie and crown post over with chamfers and roll strips, and curved square 4-way braces. Brick and stone stack inserted into smoke-bay. Arcade plates end in aisled-end truss with bases of Queen-posts embedded in wing all and bevelled in imitation of stone corbels. Crown-post roof to cross-wing. Cross-wing originally jettied with dragon-ties at former corners. Original bargeboards survive in North end with cinqfoiled decoration. (Unpublished research information by Dr. C.R.J. Currie)

Listing NGR: SU4856092362

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National Grid Reference: SU 48566 92362

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