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Ferry Cottage, North Hinksey

Description: Ferry Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 249751

OS Grid Reference: SP4959405418
OS Grid Coordinates: 449594, 205418
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7453, -1.2831

Location: N Hinksey Lane, North Hinksey Village, Oxfordshire OX2 0NA

Locality: North Hinksey
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX2 0NA

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Listing Text

SP4905 (East side)
11/76 No.7 (Ferry Cottage)
09/02/66 (Formerly listed as Hengestre
House. Early C17. Coursed and dressed limestone with ashlar quoins; gabled and
half-hipped C20 tile roof; ridge stack of stone finished in brick. 2-unit
lobby-entry plan. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Ovolo-moulded wood
lintel over C20 door. Label moulds over much restored ovolo-moulded
stone-mullioned 3-light windows. 3-light leaded half-dormer casement to right.
Left side wall has label mould over early C17 ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned
3-light window. C20 extension to rear. Interior: stepped ovolo-moulded doorframe
to room on right, which has chamfered bressumer over fireplace with stepped
ovolo-moulded stone jambs. Room on left has stepped ovolo-moulded beam with
roll-stop, and similar moulding to fireplace (restored lintel): winder stairs to
rear of stack, with cavetto-moulded stair-light.First floor has timber-frame
partition to left and chamfered bressumer over fireplace to right.

Listing NGR: SP4959405418

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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