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Curly Cottage, West Hendred

Description: Curly Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 250223

OS Grid Reference: SU4485588315
OS Grid Coordinates: 444855, 188315
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5919, -1.3539

Locality: West Hendred
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 8RR

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Listing Text

18/185 Curly Cottage


House, possibly former farmhouse. Probably late C16, with later alterations.
Roughcast, probably on timber-framing; old plain-tile roof; brick ridge stack to
left of centre. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2-storey, 3-window range. Irregular
fenestration of mostly C19 casements. Painted wood dentil cornice to eaves.
6-panel door to porch at rear. Interior: sitting room to ground floor left, has
open fireplace with shaped brick back and chamfered wood bressumer; also
ovolo-moulded spine beam with jewelled and barred end stops. Sitting room to
ground floor centre has open fireplace with wood cornice-shaped mantel shelf.
Chamfered spine beams with ogee end stops to ground floor centre and right. C20
straight flight staircase from ground to first floors. Much timber-framing
visible to first floor.

Listing NGR: SU4485588315

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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