Description: Rufus Cottage, Clematis Cottage, Ferris Cottage and the Cottage
Date Listed: 20 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 244696
OS Grid Reference: SP3594437422
OS Grid Coordinates: 435944, 237422
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0340, -1.4774
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SIBFORD FERRIS HIGH STREET
16/140 Rufus Cottage,
Clematis Cottage, Ferris
Cottage and The Cottage
Row of 4 cottages. Datestone JS 1721 in left gable of Rufus Cottage. Coursed
ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched C20-tile roofs. Stone coping on left. Brick
ridge and end stacks. 2 storeys. 8-window range altogether. 2 builds. One range
comprises two single-unit and a 2-unit dwelling, the other a 2-unit dwelling.
Left range. 2 C20 doors and a stable door. Ground floor has 2- and 3-light wood
or metal casements with either stone flat arches or wood lintels. Similar
windows to first floor. Some wrought-iron casement fasteners. Right range. Late
C17 with later alterations. Coursed ironstone rubble. Lowered C20-tile roof.
Brick end stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Entrance off-centre to
left has a C20 door and wood lintel. Ground floor has 3 renewed wood casements
with wood lintels. First floor has 3 metal casements in wood frames with
chamfered wood lintels and wrought-iron casement fasteners. Most interiors have
beams and inglenook fireplaces.
(VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol X, p229)
Listing NGR: SP3594837422
Source: English Heritage
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