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Duke of Cumberlands Head Public House, Deddington

Description: Duke of Cumberlands Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243857

OS Grid Reference: SP4902331812
OS Grid Coordinates: 449023, 231812
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9826, -1.2876

Location: B4031, Deddington, Oxfordshire OX15 0PE

Locality: Deddington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 0PE

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Listing Text

(North side)
3/133 Duke of Cumberland's Head
Public House

Public house. Probbly Cl7, re-modelled and/or enlarged early C18. Coursed
squared marlstone with wooden lintels; thatch and Welsh-slate roofs with brick
ridge stacks. 3-unit outshut plan, probably with cross passage, and with added
rear wing. 2 storeys. 4-window front, in 2 or 3 builds, has wide windows in bays
one and 2, one of which retains a 3-light C19 casement; bays 3 and 4 have
smaller renewed casements at first floor plus a C19/C20 canted bay window to
right. Entrance in bay 3 is concealed by a C20 wooden porch; secondary entrance
with plank door to right of bay 4. Stacks flank bay 2. Lower slated outbuilding
range to left is now part of the accommodation and includes a vehicular entry to
extreme left. Rear wing, returning from right of main range is probably mostly
C20 but incorporates an earlier range. Interior: large inglenook fireplace with
chamfered bressumer; stop-chamfered spine beam. Recorded as a public house since
1774. Included for group value.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p88)

Listing NGR: SP4902331812

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Source: English Heritage

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