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The Bay and the Old Almhouse, Shenington with Alkerton

Description: The Bay and the Old Almhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244620

OS Grid Reference: SP3712142902
OS Grid Coordinates: 437121, 242902
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0832, -1.4597

Locality: Shenington with Alkerton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6NQ

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Listing Text

SP 3642-3742
(East side)
7/64 The Bay and The Old Almhouse
Kinwell is wrongly marked on O.S. map as Kenhill Road.
2 cottages. C17. Squared coursed ironstone. Steeply pitched thatched roof. Brick
end and ridge stacks. Cottage on left one-unit, The Bay a 2-unit plan, forming a
3-unit plan altogether. 2 storeys. 2-window range each. Cottage on left.
Entrance on right has plank door and moulded wood surround. A 2-light wood
casement to left has wood lintel. The Bay. Approximately central entrance has
plank door and wood lintel. Canted bay window on right with wood casement.
Circular, slated bread oven projection on left. Attic has two 3-light wood
casements with moulded wood frames. Interior. Stop-chamfered beam, inglenook
fireplace with bread oven and C18/C19 surround, straight-flight staircase. Roof
has principals and common rafters.

Listing NGR: SP3712142902

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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