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The Boltons West Cottage, Worton

Description: The Boltons West Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 252054

OS Grid Reference: SP4238530229
OS Grid Coordinates: 442385, 230229
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9689, -1.3844

Locality: Worton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 7AP

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Listing Text

3/238 The Boltons and West Cottage

- II

Farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Early C18, remodelled late C18/early C19 and extended
C20. Coursed squared marlstone with wooden lintels; Stonesfield-slate roofs with
stone and brick gable stacks. 3- or 4-unit plan altered to two 2-unit cottages
with later additions. 2 storeys. Left by of 4-window front is the earliest and
has leaded cross windows; later bays include adjacent plank doors and leaded
casements (2-light in the right bay and single-light above the doors). To left
and right C20 end outshuts break forward with stone-ball gable finials. Rear
includes remains of a chamfered stone window surround. Interior: limewashed
chamfered beams and joists. Formerly Mansion House farm, in existence by 1767.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.290).

Listing NGR: SP4238530229

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Source: English Heritage

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