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56, the Square, Great Tew

Description: 56, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 251904

OS Grid Reference: SP3976829313
OS Grid Coordinates: 439768, 229313
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9609, -1.4226

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 (West side)
10/92 No.56
27/08/56 (Formerly listed as Cottage
House. Probably C17, re-fronted c.1700. Marlstone ashlar and coursed squared
rubble; Stonesfield-slate roof with limestone-ashlar gable stacks. 2-unit plan
with rear stair tower. 2 storeys plus attic. Symmetrical 3-window front has a
central doorway with 4-panel door, flat arch with projecting keyblock, and a
shallow open porch with ashlar sides and roof. Outer bays have lattice-glazed
cross windows with keyblock flat arches, and there is a single-light transom
window over the door. The ashlar storey band is linked to ground-floor pilaster
strips at the angles and to a panel above the door. Gables have parapets; C19
stacks have moulded caps. Rear has a full-height central stair tower with
stone-mullioned lattice windows. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3976829313

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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