British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Rose Cottage, Hethe

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243646

OS Grid Reference: SP5943129417
OS Grid Coordinates: 459431, 229417
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9601, -1.1365

Location: Main Street, Hethe, Oxfordshire OX6 9EU

Locality: Hethe
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX6 9EU

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Hethe, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP5829-5929 (East side)
17/53 Rose Cottage


Two houses, now one dwelling. Early/mid C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Left
part. Squared coursed limestone and coursed limestone rubble. Steeply pitched
slate roof. Brick end stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys, 3-window range. Entrance
off-centre left has C20 door, moulded wood frame, wood lintel and open iron-work
part with pyramidal head. Entrance is flanked by 3-light metal casements in wood
frames. Chamfered wood lintels, lead cames and wrought-iron casement fasteners.
First floor has three similar 2- and 3-light windows with wood lintels.
Ironstone quoins on left. Right part. Coursed limestone rubble. Steeply pitched
thatched roof. Brick end stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 2-window range
Approximately central entrance, now blocked, has wood lintel. Ground floor has
two-light metal casement windows in wood frames. Lead cames, wrought-iron
casement fasteners and chamfered wood lintels. First floor has 2 renewed wood
casements with lead cames. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP5943129417

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.