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50, the Square, Great Tew

Description: 50, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251900

OS Grid Reference: SP3979929284
OS Grid Coordinates: 439799, 229284
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9606, -1.4222

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

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

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Listing Text

SP3929 (East side)
10/88 No.50
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
Small house, now ruinous. C17. Coursed squared marlstone; no roof. 2-unit plan.
2 storeys plus attic and one storey plus attic. 2-window front has, at ground
floor, a 3-light stone-mullioned window to right, and, at lower level to left, a
similar 2-light window, both with labels and lattice glazing. In the centre is a
small lattice stair window. An opening for a first-floor window survives on the
right; the upper part of the left bay has fallen. To left, gable wall has a C19
window with label, and the right gable has a small leaded attic window. The rear
retains the entrance, with plank door, and two 2-light mullioned lattice windows
with labels. The roof was considerably higher on the right. Interior: chamfered
and stopped beam; large open fireplace with chamfered bressumer curved
adjoining stair recess; bread oven. Some purlins survive, spanning onto the
massive central stack.

Listing NGR: SP3979929284

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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