Description: Croft Cottages
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251906
OS Grid Reference: SP3834128600
OS Grid Coordinates: 438341, 228600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9546, -1.4435
11/94 Nos.1 to 4 (consecutive) Croft
Row of 4 cottages. 1863 by Charles Buckeridge. Coursed squared limestone with
ashlar dressings; concrete plain-tile roof with partly-rebuilt stone stacks.
Single-bay double-depth plans. Gothic-revival style. One storey plus attics.
Symmetrical 6-window front has, in the centre, a pair of pointed-arched doorways
with chamfered surrounds and ornamental hinges, above which are small single
lights with transoms; the other bays have stone mullioned-and-transomed windows,
of 2 and 3 lights. All openings have marlstone relieving arches. Main first
floor windows are half dormers in 4 stone gables. Similar doors and windows in
ends. Interiors not inspected. Intended as almshouses.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.249; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.691).
Listing NGR: SP3834128600
Source: English Heritage
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