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The Oxford Arms Public House and Adjoining Cottage, Kirtlington

Description: The Oxford Arms Public House and Adjoining Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243469

OS Grid Reference: SP4989519535
OS Grid Coordinates: 449895, 219535
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8722, -1.2767

Locality: Kirtlington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 3HA

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Listing Text

(East side)

8/84 The Oxford Arms Public House
and adjoining cottage


Public house and cottage. Early C18 and late C18/early C19. Limestone rubble,
partly squared and coursed, with some wooden lintels; thatch and Welsh-slate
roofs with rubble and brick stacks. 2-unit lobby-entry plan, extended;
single-unit cottage. 2 storeys. Taller slated 4-window main range of public
house has the entrance, in a C20 porch, in bay 2 and has 12-pane horned sashes
to both floors with stone flat arches; window over doorway is now blocked. Large
stack, with rubble base and projecting weathering, in line with entrance. Later
3-window range to right is much altered. Thatched cottage to left is in random
rubble, and has a 2-light casement at each floor, plus a doorway to extreme
left, all with wooden lintels. Stack, against public house gable, has a rendered
rubble base. Interior of public house has open fireplaces in the central stack
and has chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: SP4989519535

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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