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Close Cottage, Harwell

Description: Close Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 250001

OS Grid Reference: SU4937389576
OS Grid Coordinates: 449373, 189576
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6029, -1.2885

Location: Townsend, Harwell, Oxfordshire OX11 0DX

Locality: Harwell
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 0DX

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Listing Text

SU4989 (East side)
9/138 Close Cottage
House. c.1600, with later alterations. Rendered plinth; large timber-framing
with roughcast infill; thatch roof; brick ridge to centre. 2-storey, 2-window
range at right-angles to street. Irregular fenestration of casements, except
angled oriel window to first floor left. C20 door to lean-to addition to
left-return. Rear; catslide projections to centre. Ribbon casements to first
floor right. Interior: Queen-post roof with windbraces. C20 winder staircase.
Open fireplaces to ground and first floors.

Listing NGR: SU4937389576

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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