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Charity Farm Cottage, Littlemore

Description: Charity Farm Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 246495

OS Grid Reference: SP5395102858
OS Grid Coordinates: 453951, 202858
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7219, -1.2204

Location: 24 College Lane, Littlemore, Oxfordshire OX4 4LQ

Locality: Littlemore
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX4 4LQ

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Listing Text

(South side)
15/98 Charity Farm Cottage.

- II

Farmhouse, now house. Early-mid C17. Coursed squared limestone rubble with
dressed quoins and timber lintels; plain-tile roof with brick ridge-stack. 3-
unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys. 4-window front has plank door to right of
centre flanked by 3-light casements with chamfered and stopped lintels,
probably C18. Blocked door to left. At first floor 4 smaller windows, all with
2-light casements except window to extreme right which has a 3-light ovolo-
moulded frame. Rear has similar window and a blocked doorway in line with the
stack. Interior: chamfered and stopped beams throughout, and a fireplace with a
chamfered Tudor arch formed in the bressumer; 3-plank doors with heavy frames
and timber-framed partitions. Alice Smith gave the proceeds of the farm to the
(V.C.H. Oxfordshire V, p.206).

Listing NGR: SP5395102858

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Source: English Heritage

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