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Description: Mizpah Cottage
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244651
OS Grid Reference: SP3720742716
OS Grid Coordinates: 437207, 242716
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0816, -1.4584
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SHENINGTON WITH ALKERTON THE GREEN
7/95 Mizpah Cottage
House. C17 origins, rebuilt following a fire in early C18. Datestone inscribed:
'this house was burned May l3 1721' on panel with open book. Below, a cartouche
with the initials I/L/A. Squared, coursed ironstone with uncoursed rubble on
left end. Steeply pitched stone slate roof laid to diminishing courses. Brick
end stack on rendered base. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 2-window range. Central
entrance has plank door in moulded wood surround. Wood lintel. Entrance is
flanked by 2-light C20 casements with wood lintels. 2 similar windows to first
floor. Interior not inspected.
(VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p140; Wood-Jones, R.W., Traditional Domestic
Architecture in the Banbury Region, 1963, pp293-4)
Listing NGR: SP3720742716
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Source: English Heritage
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