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Abbey Cottage, Dorchester

Description: Abbey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248092

OS Grid Reference: SU5778194347
OS Grid Coordinates: 457781, 194347
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6450, -1.1663

Location: High Street, Dorchester, Oxfordshire OX10 7HN

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 7HN

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Listing Text

SU5794 (East side)
5/62 No.30 (Abbey Cottage)
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as Abbey


House. Early C17, extended C18. Timber framing with herringbone brick infill
brick with some flared headers; old plain-tile roof with brick ridge stacks.
2-unit lobby-entry plan with rear wing. 2 storeys. 2-window front of
timber-framed range has a central 6-panel door, with architrave and flat canopy
on shaped brackets, between large 3-light casements, with smaller 3-light
casements at first floor. Left gable wall is jettied on 4 curved brackets. Roof
has central clustered stack. Hip-roofed rear wing, to left, is in 2 builds and
has a storey band and a 3-light leaded casement under a segmental arch. Interior
not inspected. May have been linked with No.28, to right, (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU5778494348

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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