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The Cross, Watlington

Description: The Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247655

OS Grid Reference: SU6881394569
OS Grid Coordinates: 468813, 194569
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6457, -1.0069

Location: 50 High Street, Watlington, Oxfordshire OX9 5PY

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

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Listing Text

SU6894 (North side)
6/184 Nos.46 and 48 (The Cross), 50
and 52


House. C17, later C17 left bay; remodelled in late C18. Originally
timber-framed, clad in late C18 random bond repointed brick. Half-hipped old
tile roof; brick rear lateral stacks. Original 3-unit plan. 2 storeys; 4-window
range. C20 door and rendered porch. Horned sashes and C20 window over C20 bow
windows. Interior: quartered and chamfered beams. First floor has timber-framed
partition to left, and central jowled post to chamfered tie beam. 3-bay
queen-post roof with clasped purlins. Mid C18 cottage (Nos.50 and 52) to rear
left, of one-storey and attic, 5-window range: flint rubble with brick
dressings, and gabled old tile roof and brick ridge stacks; C20 door, C20
windows except 4 late C19 ground-floor casements. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SU6880694576

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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