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The Large Thatched Cottage and the Small Thatched Cottage, Eynsham

Description: The Large Thatched Cottage and the Small Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252206

OS Grid Reference: SP4325609229
OS Grid Coordinates: 443256, 209229
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7801, -1.3744

Location: Church Street, Eynsham, Oxfordshire OX29 4PE

Locality: Eynsham
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 4PE

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Listing Text

SP4309 (South side)
14/128 The Large hatched Cottage and
The Small Thatched Cottage


House, now 2 houses. Early C17 rear range; front,range has datestone K/IS/1725.
Coursed limestone rubble; hipped thatch roof; stone right end stack. One-unit
lobby-entry plan, extended to 2 units. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Timber lintels
over C20 door with thatched porch, and C20 casements; chamfered stone lintels
and jambs to C20 two-light casement in blocked opening to left, Early C19 bay to
right has timber lintel over blocked door. Interior: cased beam to right, and
stop-chamfered bressumer over large open fireplace to left; similar small
fireplace on first floor. Butt-purlin roof. Early C17 rear range (The Small
Thatched Cottage) is of similar materials with brick end stack. One storey and
attic; 2-window range. with 3-light ovolo-moulded wood-mullioned window to rear.
interior not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SP4325609229

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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