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Blue Row, Swerford

Description: Blue Row

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 251998

OS Grid Reference: SP3728331139
OS Grid Coordinates: 437283, 231139
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9775, -1.4586

Location: St Mary's Lane, Swerford, Oxfordshire OX7 4BA

Locality: Swerford
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 4BA

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Listing Text

9/182 Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4 Blue Row


Row of 4 cottages. c.1800. Coursed marlstone and limestone rubble with some
ashlar dressings: concrete plain-tile roof with brick ridge stacks. Single-unit
plans with small rear wings, 2 storeys. Front of each cottage has a doorway
below an arched metal canopy beside a 3-light casement, all with segmental
arches, and has two 3-light casements at first floor with wooden lintels.
Passageway in centre of row has semi-circular ashlar arch with projecting
keyblock. Each pair of cottages shares a ridge stack and the cables have added
parapets. Rear has 2 single-storey wings with gable parapets and 2 wings which
have probably been raised. Interiors not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP3728331139

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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