Description: Horsefair Cottage
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243906
OS Grid Reference: SP4661831729
OS Grid Coordinates: 446618, 231729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9821, -1.3226
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SP4631 DEDDINGTON HORSEFAIR
8/181 Horsefair Cottage
GV II I
House mid C18, part probably earlier. Marlstone ashlar; Welsh-slate roof with
brick stacks. 3-unit plan in 2 builds. 2 storeys. 2 bays to right of 3 window
front have a regular arrangement with a central doorway, now blocked, and
2-light casements in the outer bays, except for a small canted bay window to
right of the doorway; all openings have flat arches with tall projecting
keyblocks, at ground floor linked to a storeyband. Small C20 window inserted
above doorway. Left bay of house breaks forward and contains the entrance, with
a small stone canopy, plus a 2-light casement at each floor; the moulded plinth
is related to that on Old Corner House nearby (q.v.) which is probably C17.
Steep-pitched roof has stacks flanking each section. Interior not inspected.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SP4661831729
Source: English Heritage
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