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Brigstowe Cottage, Stanton Harcourt

Description: Brigstowe Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 252421

OS Grid Reference: SP4203706242
OS Grid Coordinates: 442037, 206242
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7533, -1.3924

Location: Sutton Lane, Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire OX29 5RU

Locality: Stanton Harcourt
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX29 5RU

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Listing Text

SP40NW (North side)
8/337 Brigstowe Cottage


House. C16, remodelled C17, early C18 and C20. Originally timber-framed. C18
colourwashed limestone rubble; gabled thatch roof; end stacks of stone finished
in brick. 3-unit plan. One storey and attic; 3-window range. Timber lintels,
some rendered, over C20 glazed door and 2-light casements; swept dormers with
late C19 two-light casements. C20 bay to right. Early C18 one-bay extension to
left: rendered over timber frame on limestone rubble plinth; half-hipped thatch
roof. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. it has been suggested
that the original C16 house was a simple 2-bay one-storey cottage, of which
smoke-blackened principal rafters crossed at apex are noted as surviving.
(A. Pacey, Duck End: a group of Oxfordshire Houses (privately published), 1985,
pp.25-6 for Plan, sections and reconstructions).

Listing NGR: SP4203706242

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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