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Pair of Cottages Approximately 30 Metres South East of the Grove (Not Included), Worton

Description: Pair of Cottages Approximately 30 Metres South East of the Grove (Not Included)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 252060

OS Grid Reference: SP4329829141
OS Grid Coordinates: 443298, 229141
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9591, -1.3713

Location: Worton, Oxfordshire OX7 7ER

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

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Listing Text

6/244 Pair of cottages approx. 30m.
SE of The Grove (not included)


Two cottages. Early C19. Coursed squared marlstone with some ashlar dressings;
plain-tile roof with brick stacks. L-shaped range of two 2-unit cottages. C17
style. 2 storeys. Left cottage has a symmetrical 2-window front with a central
Tudor-arched doorway below a label with carved lozenge stops, and has flanking
stone-mullioned windows with labels: 3-light at ground floor and 2-light above.
Right cottage, breaking forward, has a similar front facing right, and has
blocked 3-light mullioned windows in the end wall below a half-hipped gable.
Left and rear gables have parapets. Interiors not inspected. Cottages are
mirrored by a second pair to left (q.v.). Similar in detail to contemporary
estate cottages at Great Tew. Built by the Wilson family of Over Worton House.
Included for group value.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.XI, p.294).

Listing NGR: SP4329829141

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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