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Yew Tree Cottage, Wantage

Description: Yew Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251167

OS Grid Reference: SU4070488154
OS Grid Coordinates: 440704, 188154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5908, -1.4138

Location: Coopers Lane, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8HQ

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 8HQ

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Listing Text

SU48NW (East side)
3/72 Yew Tree Cottage

- II

House. C17, remodelled and extended to right in mid C18. Originally timber
framed to left, with principals and cambered tie-beam exposed in left gable
wall. Flemish bond brick with flared headers; old tile roof; brick stack.
Original bay to left extended with 2-unit house to right. One storey and attic
to left, 2 storeys to right; one extended to 3-window range. Segmental header
arches over C20 door and flanking casements to right; soldier arches over
inserted C20 casements to left; C20 first-floor casements. Gabled roof and
half-hipped with ridge stack to right; half-hipped roof to left. C18 two-light
leaded casement in left gable wall. Interior not inspected but likely to be of

Listing NGR: SU4070488154

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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