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Callaly Cotttage, Adderbury

Description: Callaly Cotttage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 243828

OS Grid Reference: SP4668435235
OS Grid Coordinates: 446684, 235235
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0136, -1.3212

Locality: Adderbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3ET

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Listing Text

(South side)
Adderbury West
6/105 Callaly Cottage
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Callaby
Cottage, White Hart Lane)

House. 1624 on datestone probably extended late C17/early C18 incorporating a
C14 window; extended C20. Coursed squared marlstone with wooden lintels; thatch
roof with brick stacks. 3-unit plan of 2 builds, plus subsidiary ranges. 2
storeys plus attic and one storey plus attic. Taller 2-window section, to right,
has a chamfered plinth containing a cellar window and includes the datestone;
3-light C18 casements have leaded glazing. Lower bay to left includes a 6-panel
door, a C20 bay window, and a half dormer with a 3-light casement. Roof
continues over a subsidiary range to extreme left, with 2 double doors and a C20
dormer, partly rebuilt C20 and masking a former cart entry. Roof over higher
bays has flanking stacks and a gable parapet to right. Right gable wall contains
a small ancient wood-framed window, and has traces of a stone-mullioned window
in the gable; left gable of higher section has a small 3-light wood-mullioned
window with leaded glazing. Rear has further leaded casements. Facing into the
cart entry is a small re-used early-C14 window of 2 cusped lights with Y-tracery
and a hood mould. To rear of the lower bay is a small wing and a single-storey
C20 extension. Interior: 1624 range has 2 crossbeams with wide stop-chamfers,
and a fine early-C18 stone bolection-mould fireplace with a moulded stone
mantelshelf; first floor has chamfered intersecting beams; winder stair from
first floor to attics.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p419; R.B. Wood-Jones: Traditional Domestic
Architecture in the Banbury Region: p291)

Listing NGR: SP4668435235

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Source: English Heritage

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