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12, Old Road, Great Tew

Description: 12, Old Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251871

OS Grid Reference: SP3964829170
OS Grid Coordinates: 439648, 229170
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9596, -1.4244

Location: Old Road, Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4AN

Locality: Great Tew
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4AN

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Listing Text

SP3929 (East side)
10/60 No.12
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage


House. C17, re-modelled early C19. Coursed squared marlstone with some ashlar
dressings; thatch roof with ashlar ridge stack. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and one
storey plus attic. Front is divided by 2 early C19 ashlar buttresses with
moulded plinths and steep gabled heads; a continuous drip mould passes around
them and across the centre and left bays, rising over the stone sundial in the
latter, and formerly also in the centre over a datestone inscribed 1636 and a
shield of arms, now re-set in the left end wall and replaced by a re-used
moulded stone window with label. At first floor are two 3-light casements in the
centre bay and a 2-light casement to right, all with C19 chamfered stone
surrounds and labels. End wall of lower hipped-roofed left bay has two 2-light
stone-mullioned windows with labels, one in a dormer gable, plus a C19 chamfered
basket-arched doorway below a label with carved lozenge stops. Rear has a
3-light mullioned window and a stepped stair projection. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.628).

Listing NGR: SP3964829170

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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