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The Thatched Cottage and Attached Cob Wall, Appleford-on-Thames

Description: The Thatched Cottage and Attached Cob Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 251309

OS Grid Reference: SU5289293682
OS Grid Coordinates: 452892, 193682
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6395, -1.2371

Location: 5 Church Street, Appleford, Oxfordshire OX14 4PA

Locality: Appleford-on-Thames
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX14 4PA

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Listing Text

SU5293 (North side)
10/6 The Thatched Cottage and
attached cob wall


House. C17 with later alterations. Stone uncoursed rubble plinth; small
timber-framing with rendered infill; painted brick to left end; thatch roof; old
plain-tile half-hipped roof to left end; brick ridge stack to right of centre,
brick internal stack to rear left. Single storey and attic; 3-window range at
right angles to street. 9-panel C18 door to right of centre. Irregular
fenestration of casements. swept dormers, to left and centre. interior: C17
winder staircase to right at rear. C20 straight-flight staircase to left at
rear. Queen-post roof with wind-braces. Open fireplaces to ground floor centre
and right rooms. Chamfered spine beam to ground floor centre, with ogee end
stops. Some C17 plank doors with original door furniture. Attached, probably
C18, cob wall to rear, along Church Street, Cob, with thatch coping,
Approximately 40 metres long, and 2 metres high.

Listing NGR: SU5289293682

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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