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Chiltern Cottage, Watlington

Description: Chiltern Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247605

OS Grid Reference: SU7139593170
OS Grid Coordinates: 471395, 193170
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6328, -0.9698

Location: Nettlebed Henley, Watlington OX49 5HL

Locality: Watlington
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX49 5HL

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Listing Text

3/133 Chiltern Cottage


House. C17, remodelled in early C18. Originally timber-framed. Front of rendered
flint rubble with early C18 brick dressings: later C18 random bond brick walling
to left and right bays: similar materials to rear. Gabled old tile roof; ridge
stacks finished in C20 brick. L-plan. 2 storeys; 4-window range. Timber lintel
over C20 door with C20 brick porch. Irregular fenestration of flat brick arches
over C20 leaded casements, except C18 two-light casement with diamond panes
above C18 three-light leaded casement to right. C18 rear outshut. Right-angled
C18 wing to right of front of one storey and attic, one-bay range: rendered
flint rubble with brick dressings and gabled old tile roof; brick external
stack; 3-light leaded casement to left. Interior: original timber framing
exposed to rear. Stop-chamfered bean and chamfered bressumers over fireplaces.
Four-bay queen-post roof with clasped purlins.

Listing NGR: SU7139593170

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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