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Bee Boles Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Number 37, Great Tew

Description: Bee Boles Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Number 37

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251883

OS Grid Reference: SP3972529540
OS Grid Coordinates: 439725, 229540
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9629, -1.4232

Location: The Lanes, Great Tew, Oxfordshire OX7 4AL

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

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Listing Text

SP3929 (West side)
10/71 Bee boles approx. 20m. to SW
of No.37


Bee boles or dog-kennels. Probably early C19. Marl stone ashlar and oak;
Stonesfield-slate roof. Single range. The structure has a stone base, and the
stone end walls have small gables with moulded drips. The outer angles of the
gable walls are roughly chamfered and have been faced with a decorative element
now missing. The wooden front is approx. 1m. high by 3m. long and has blind
6-bay arcade of pointed arches of 3 chamfered orders with a continuous hood
mould, the piers of which are missing. Rear wall has framing for 3 doors.
Possibly by Thomas Rickman. Included for group value.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.227).

Listing NGR: SP3972529540

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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