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Rainbow Cottage, North Moreton

Description: Rainbow Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248725

OS Grid Reference: SU5618389591
OS Grid Coordinates: 456183, 189591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6024, -1.1902

Location: Wallingford Road, Didcot OX11 9BA

Locality: North Moreton
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9BA

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Listing Text

SU5689 (North side)
13/112 Rainbow Cottage


House. Mid C17, encased in brick, C20 alterations. Painted brick; thatch
half-hipped roof; brick ridge stack to left of centre. 3-unit lobby-entry plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range at right-angles to street. C20 door to C20
porch with half-hipped thatch roof to left of centre. 2-light wood casements to
all openings, those to ground floor with segmental brick heads, except
single-light casement to ground floor right. Left return: 3-light wood casement
to ground floor centre. 2-light wood casement to first floor centre.
Single-light casement to attic. Winder staircase from ground floor to attic.
Queen-post roof with wind braces. Chamfered spine beams to ground floor, some
timber-framing with angle braces to rear first floor, blocked wood mullion
window to first floor right.

Listing NGR: SU5618389591

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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