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Description: Butchers Hill Cottages
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251839
OS Grid Reference: SP3927029188
OS Grid Coordinates: 439270, 229188
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9598, -1.4299
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GREAT TEW B4022
SP3929 (West side)
10/28 Nos.63 and 64 (Butchers Hill
Two cottages. Mid C19. Coursed squared marlstone with limestone-ashlar
dressings; Westmorland-slate roofs and marlstone-ashlar stacks with limestone
shafts. Single range with crosswings. C17 style. One storey plus attic. Central
section has 2 pointed-segmental-arched chamfered doorways flanking 2-light
windows, all below a deep roof overhang carried on large wooden brackets. A
stone-gabled 2-light dormer, rising from the roof, has moulded corbelling
concealed by the overhang. Gable walls of crosswings have, at first floor, gable
slits above 2-light stone mullioned windows with labels; at ground floor a
3-light mullioned window to left and right and a 4-light canted bay window with
cornice and stone roof. All windows have honeycomb lattice glazing. Roofs have
gable parapets with projecting kneelers; front gable of right wing has a
4-gabled apex stone. Chimneys have octagonal shafts and moulded caps. Interiors
have slate stairs and concrete first floors.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.227; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.628).
Listing NGR: SP3927029188
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Source: English Heritage
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