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Pigeon Cottage, Fencott and Murcott

Description: Pigeon Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243265

OS Grid Reference: SP5875315407
OS Grid Coordinates: 458753, 215407
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8342, -1.1487

Location: Pigeonhouse Lane, Fencott, Oxfordshire OX5 2RE

Locality: Fencott and Murcott
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 2RE

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Listing Text

3/28 Pigeon Cottage
House. C17, extended C20. Colourwashed limestone rubble with wooden lintels;
thatch roof with partly-rebuilt brick ridge stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. One
storey plus attic. Front is largely obscured by C20 extension but has a
converted doorway to right of centre and, in the right bay, a 3-light casement.
Rear has irregular casements, mostly altered or renewed, plus a rounded stair
projection (almost in line with the stack), which retains a small window. Left
gable wall has windows to ground floor, attic and loft. Interior: large
back-to-back open fireplaces with chamfered bressumers, inglenook and bread
oven; chamfered beams; spiral stair; clasped-purlin roof with ridge beams. C20
extension is not of special architectural interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP5875315407

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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