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Mizpah Cottage, Shenington with Alkerton

Description: Mizpah Cottage

Grade: II
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

Location: 3 Marshalls Close, Banbury OX15 6NE

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

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Listing Text

SP 3642-3742
(South side)
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

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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