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Merilees Cottage, Standlake

Description: Merilees Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 252341

OS Grid Reference: SP3837003458
OS Grid Coordinates: 438370, 203458
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7285, -1.4458

Location: Aston Road, Standlake, Oxfordshire OX29 7QW

Locality: Standlake
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 7QW

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Listing Text

(east side)

Merilees Cottage

The first line of the description shall be amended to read:

'Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Home Farm Cottage.'


SP3803 (East side)
22/257 Merilees Cottage

- II

Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Merrimoles.
House. Late C16/early C17. Timber frame on limestone rubble plinth. Partly
rendered, later limestone rubble walling and late C19 brick walling; first-floor
front clad in C20 matchboarding. Gabled concrete tile roof; stone ridge stack
with moulded drip course and 2 rendered flues. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys; 5 bays of
framing. C20 door and casements; late C18 six-pane sash to left. Interior:
stop-chamfered beams throughout. Winder stairs in original position in front of
stack, with stop-chamfered doorframe to first-floor room on left. First floor
has C17 plank door with butterfly hinges and original plank and stud partition
to right. Heavy jowled posts with mortices for braces; smoke-blackened
collar-truss roof with butt purlins and arched windbraces.

Listing NGR: SP3837003458

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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