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Number 5 (The Queens Cottage) and Attached Pump, Toot Baldon

Description: Number 5 (The Queens Cottage) and Attached Pump

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248406

OS Grid Reference: SP5688500759
OS Grid Coordinates: 456885, 200759
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7027, -1.1782

Location: Toot Baldon, Oxfordshire OX44 9NG

Locality: Toot Baldon
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9NG

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Listing Text

8/168 No.5 (The Queen's Cottage) and
18/07/63 attached pump
(Formerly listed as Queens


Farmhouse, now house. C16, extended early C18. Partly-rendered timber framing
with brick infill; limestone rubble with wooden lintels; plain-tile roof with
stone and brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys. Front, facing away from road, has the
re-built gable end of the main range projecting to right of the entrance, and
the remainder of the front is mostly hidden by a tiled glazed porch. The roof is
hipped to left and has a large ridge stack rising from a stone base in line with
the entrance. The left end wall and the 2-window return wall of the main range
have exposed square framing, and the main range is extended to rear by a lower
rubble range with a large stone chimney projection in the rear gable wall
bearing the inscription "RY/1729". Interior: central stack has a large open
fireplace and 2 Tudor-arched stone fireplaces with moulded surrounds and
recessed spandrels; winder stair flanking stack; some early C17 oak panelling.
Attached to the rubble range is a C19 cast-iron pump with a bottle-shaped
attachment with tap.

Listing NGR: SP5688500759

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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