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Timber Yard Cottages, Shellingford

Description: Timber Yard Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 251034

OS Grid Reference: SU3194393491
OS Grid Coordinates: 1724411, -4397860
Latitude/Longitude: 10.0000, 10.0000

Location: 1 Church Street, Shellingford SN7 7QA

Locality: Shellingford
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN7 7QA

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Listing Text

SU39SW (North side)
5/204 Nos.1 to 3 (Timber Yard
21/11/66 Cottages)


Cottage row. c.1560-70. Uncoursed limestone rubble with limestone ashlar
dressings; stone slate roof; rendered concrete stacks. Original plan form
unclear. Domestic Tudor style. 2 storeys; 9-window range. Two square-headed
doorways with splayed architraves, label moulds and C20 plank doors; central C20
inserted doorway. Ground floor has 2-light stone mullioned cavetto-moulded
windows with arched heads and label moulds; first floor has one-and 2-light
stone mullioned cavetto-moulded windows. Gabled roof; gable end stacks. To rear
right is one 2-light stone mullioned cavetto-moulded window with arched heads
and label mould, also at first floor level are two 2-light and 3 one-light stone
mullioned and chamfered windows; other windows are late C20 in similar style. To
rear left are two early C16 buttresses. Interior: Remodelled as 3 cottages
c.1973; some C18 four-panelled doors survive; collar truss and queen-post roof
with butt purlins.lBuildings of England: Berkshire, p.215; V.M.House,
Shellingford: A Parish Record, 1978, p.22).

Listing NGR: SU3196793492

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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