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Majoram Cottage The Chestnuts, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell

Description: Majoram Cottage The Chestnuts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 249180

OS Grid Reference: SU5818290758
OS Grid Coordinates: 458182, 190758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6127, -1.1611

Location: Brightwell Street, Brightwell-Cum-Sotwell, Oxfordshire OX10 0RR

Locality: Brightwell-cum-Sotwell
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 0RR

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Listing Text

(North side)
SU5890 Brightwell
The Chestnuts and Majoram
6/22 Cottage


Shown on 0S map as Chestnut Cottage and Homeside.
Two houses. Mid C17 with early C20 additions to left and right ends. Roughcast,
probably on timber framing, to left; render, probably on timber framing, to
right with portion of timber framing to right of centre; old plain-tile roof
with areas of late C20 plain tiles; brick ridge stack to centre with 2
diagonally set flues, end stacks. 2-storey, 5-window range. 4-panel part-glazed
door with open lean-to porch to right of centre. 4-panel part-glazed door, with
gabled porch having double part-glazed door, to left of centre. Irregular
fenestration of mostly C19 casements. Interior: mid C17 winder staircase to rear
centre. Timber framing of rear wall visible to interior right. Mid C17 door at
base of staircase. Open fireplace to ground floor right with spine beam on
shaped bracket.

Listing NGR: SU5818290758

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Source: English Heritage

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