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Ivy Cottage and Cottage Abutting on Right, Wroxton

Description: Ivy Cottage and Cottage Abutting on Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244754

OS Grid Reference: SP4166741727
OS Grid Coordinates: 441667, 241727
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0724, -1.3935

Location: Church Street, Wroxton, Oxfordshire OX15 6QE

Locality: Wroxton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6QE

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Listing Text

(West side)
10/197 Ivy Cottage and Cottage
08/12/55 abutting on right
(Formerly listed as Ivy
Cottage, Cottage abutting and
on W of Ivy Cottage, Cottage
abutting and on E of Ivy Ctg)
Row of 3 cottages now 2 dwellings. Late C17 with later alterations. Coursed
ironstone rubble. Partly ironstone ashlar on left. Steeply pitched thatched
roof. Renewed brick ridge and end stacks on stone bases. Two single-unit
original plans and a 2-unit plan. Single storey plus attic. 6-window range
altogether. Ivy cottage. 2 entrances have plank doors and moulded wood
surrounds. Stone flat arch on left. Gabled wooden hood on right. A 3-light stone
mullioned window of flat splay section on right has a moulded stone hood mould.
To left a 3-light metal casement in wood frame and a C20 metal casement. Stone
flat arches. Attic has two C20 windows with renewed wood lintels and 2 renewed
half-dormers with wood lintels. Cottage on right. Entrance is flanked by a wood
mullioned window and a 3-light metal casement in wood frame. Painted, chamfered
wood lintel on right. Refaced wood lintel on left. Attic has two half-dormers
with a renewed 2-light casement on left and a 3-light metal casement on right in
wood frame. Wood lintels. Tie-bar above entrance. Some wrought-iron casement
fasteners. Ironstone quoins. Stone coped gable on left with remnant of stone
finial at apex of roof. Interior to Ivy Cottage has chamfered beams and
inglenook fireplace with fire window to exterior.

Listing NGR: SP4166741727

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Source: English Heritage

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