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Kingfisher, Watlington

Description: Kingfisher

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 247613

OS Grid Reference: SU6899094484
OS Grid Coordinates: 468990, 194484
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6449, -1.0043

Locality: Watlington
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5PU

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Listing Text

SU6894 (East side)
6/141 Nos.58 and 60 (Kingfisher)
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as house
adjoining Cherry Pie on N)


House. Mid/late C16, remodelled in mid/late C18. Originally timber-framed. C18
front of Flemish bond brick with flared headers; gabled old tile roof; no stack.
2-unit plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Timber lintel over C20 door to left.
Gauged brick flat arches over mid/late C19 ground-floor sashes; similar
first-floor horned sashes. Raised storey band; C19 moulded wood cornice.
Interior: quartered chamfered beams. First floor has 2 studs of transverse
timber partition. Collar-truss roof with clasped purlins and curved windbraces:
part of 3-bay roof which continues over No.56 (Cherry Pie) (q.v.) to right. Shop
early C18, remodelled in mid/late C19. Rendered walls; hipped old tile roof;
brick ridge stack. Original plan form unclear. 2 storeys; 2-window range. C20
shop front. Horned first-floor sashes to front and left sides. Interior:
chamfered and stopped beams. First floor not inspected but likely to be of

Listing NGR: SU6899794486

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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