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Maltravers Manor House Old Manor Cottage, Childrey

Description: Maltravers Manor House Old Manor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 250698

OS Grid Reference: SU3591987345
OS Grid Coordinates: 435919, 187345
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5838, -1.4830

Location: West Street, Childrey, Oxfordshire OX12 9UJ

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

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Listing Text

SU38NE (North side)
7/188 Maltravers Manor House and old
Manor Cottage.
25/10/51 (Formerly listed as The Old Manor
GV House)

House. Mid-late C16, extended to rear left in early-mid C17. Roughcast front
over original timber frame; square framing exposed to rear right; left side
wing has same square-framing exposed but is mainly weatherboarded; Welsh slate
roof to front and old tile roof to rear of right side, stone slate to left
wing; brick stacks and left end stack of uncoursed sarsen rubble with chalk
quoins and bands and C18 brick to top. L-plan, with through-passage adjoining
ridge stack of right wing. 1 1/2-storey, 4-window range. Bracketed flat hood
over early C19 6-panelled door. Early C19 canted 5-light windows to ground
floor, and two similar 3 and 4-light windows to first floor; canted 5-light
leaded casement to right gable wall; 3-light leaded casements and 4-lights
casement to late C19 dormers. Left side wall has 3-window range; irregular
fenestration consists of C20 casements; one late C19 three-light casement, 2-
light leaded casement, and C18 six-light leaded casement with king-mullion; 3-
light leaded casements to rear. Front has jettied and gabled wall to left
adjoining gabled front wall of left wing; gabled roof; end and ridge stacks.
Interior: Chamfered beams; stone flag floor; C18 range with pot-bar and oven to
rear left room, and also mid-late C17 panelling to right side of room; quarter-
turn and straight-flight stairs to rear right and centre of left wing; spiral
stairs with mid C18 turned balusters adjoins centre stack of front range; no
truss visible in rear left wing, but front wing has arch-braced collar-trusses
with butt purlins and windbraces.

Listing NGR: SU3591987345

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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