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Lester Cottage Lester House, Childrey

Description: Lester Cottage Lester House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 250684

OS Grid Reference: SU3614287510
OS Grid Coordinates: 436142, 187510
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5853, -1.4797

Location: B4001, Childrey, Oxfordshire OX12 9UA

Locality: Childrey
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 9UA

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Listing Text

SU3687 (West side)
12/56 Lester Cottage and Lester
19/12/77 House


Cottages. C17, remodelled in mid C19. Original timber frame. Braced tie-
beam and post of original timber frame exposed in right gable wall; rubble
walling painted over, to front wall; thatched roof; brick stacks. Original
plan form not apparent. One-storey plus attic, 4-window range. Adjacent
4-panelled doors set in heavy wood frames; three 3-light late C19 casements and
one mid C19 canted bay window of 20 panes; late C19 dormers with 4- light
casements. Half-hipped and hipped roof; end stack and central ridge stack with
recessed panel. Interior not inspected. 2-storey early C19 wing to rear
right: brick walling, dentilled eaves, old tiled roof.

Listing NGR: SU3614287510

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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