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Ivy Cottage, Brightwell Baldwin

Description: Ivy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 248872

OS Grid Reference: SU6577794193
OS Grid Coordinates: 465777, 194193
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6427, -1.0508

Location: Brightwell Baldwin, Oxfordshire OX9 5PB

Locality: Brightwell Baldwin
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5PB

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Listing Text

15/27 Ivy Cottage

- II

House. Late medieval. Cruck-framed, with part of cruck-blades and tie beam
exposed on left side wall; chalk rubble with brick dressings left bay, C18
stretcher bond brick centre bay, and brick, chalk and flint rubble right bay.
Gabled and hard-hipped old tile roof; brick ridge stack. 4-unit, now 3-unit plan
with central hall. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Timber lintels over two C20 doors
and C20 casements. Interior: chamfered and stopped beams to left. 3 full crucks
with trenched through purlins survive from original 4-bay house, with smoke
blackened beams in hall (central room in present 3-bay house). Bay to right
collapsed in C20. An interesting survival of a small late medieval hall house.

Listing NGR: SU6577794193

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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